Adding texsolv to Might Wolf

Hi, I have the nylon cord attaching my apron bars to the main beams. I find it a challenge to keep the apron bars even with this setup when warping my loom. My loom is gently used. I am not clear if a new Mighty Wolf still has this, or they now have texsolve cord. Have any of you installed texsolve cord or have this loom with it already installed. I would love to see photos. I am a visual learner and would like to see this set up before I start cutting my texsovl cord. I did email the Schacht company for some advice, but I received no response. Many thanks, Barbara


Posted on Thu, 06/15/2017 - 21:02

I took some pictures of how I changed my loom for a student when she wanted to change out the cords on her Wolf. If I can figure out how to attach them to this I will, otherwise PM me and I'll send them to you.....................

Posted on Fri, 06/16/2017 - 22:35

I installed a set of beam me ups from Lunatic Fringe on my mighty wolf about 6 months ago.  They perform better than the original cord, but still its not perfect.  However, my problems might be attributable to user error - for me, the slip knot on the beam itself tends to move, causing the length to vary by up to ~1/2 an inch.  Maybe someone else has solved this problem?

edited to add - its too bad that the image attachment is still not fixed.

Posted on Sat, 06/17/2017 - 02:23

I wasn't able to figure out how to attach pictures to Weavolution posts, but if you want to PM me, I can send you the photos I have via regular email..............