Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 02/03/2011 - 18:04 Log in or register to post comments Comments Posted on Sat, 09/17/2016 - 20:36 help to tie it hello I just purchase a glimakra aktiv but I never used a contermarch before and can't find information about this loom... Could you perhaps help me a little to tie it? I can't find a good way with lenght of cords... I am a new weaver and only used a leclerc artisat before. Thanks a lot. Cheers Carine Posted on Sat, 09/17/2016 - 21:03 there are 2 decent books there are 2 decent books that will help you to learn your loom. The Big Book of Weaving by Laila Lundell has great information on tying up cm & cb looms, plus projects. Good detailed illustrations as well and it is readily available. Joanne Hall's book, Tying Up the Countermarch Loom is another good resource, also easy to find. These 2 books will get your loom set up and weaving. Posted on Sun, 09/18/2016 - 15:28 The Aktiv is quite different The Aktiv is quite different from other looms. Carine contacted me privately last night and I sent her an information file that I prepared for the person who bought my Aktive some time back. This loom model has all the lams at a single level and needs a bit if extra documetation to get it set up correctly. Posted on Sat, 06/27/2020 - 12:13 Notes on Glimakra Aktiv <p>Hi, </p><p>I don't suppose you still have those notes?</p><p>New owner here.</p><p>TIA</p> Group register: Do not show on registration page Posted on Sun, 09/18/2016 - 16:17 Overview Hi Carine, I own an Aktive. It is really difficult to orientate between the lams , and the space under the loom is very small for working. You can help yourself with colored tapes ( washi) to identify the lams that going up and down. And black and white pearls can help to get an overview for the drafting. You can see some pictures here in my blog: https://webkante.wordpress.com/2014/09/25/webstuhl-einrichten-mal-etwas-... I think I have somewhere the instruction for this loom. Contact me if you are interested , then I will search and make a snapshot for you. Good luck! Kristina from Germany Posted on Sat, 04/01/2017 - 21:14 Glimakra Aktiv I purchased an Aktiv about 4 years ago and am just now, after a couple of moves, getting it put together. I am a new weaver and totally confused. I have a couple of good books that address te Glimakra standard but there are differences to the Aktiv. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Posted on Sun, 04/02/2017 - 15:05 Glimakra Aktiv Thanks. I have both but there are differences. Posted on Wed, 06/28/2017 - 16:09 Do you still have that file, and could you send it to me? Hi Sara, I am getting a foldable Aktiv tomorrow and would love to see your info file, if you still have it? Posted on Mon, 08/07/2017 - 07:09 Sectional warp beam Has anyone ever attempted to put the sectional warp beam intended for Ideal on the Aktiv? Does it work?