Schacht Cricket Rigid Heddle Loom
$ 180.00 USD
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Rigid Heddle looms are fabulous, portable looms ideal for people who are just getting started, and with enough capabilities to keep you excited about weaving for decades. This Cricket loom is made in Boulder, Colorado by Schacht Spindle Company, a family-owned business that has been making looms and other weaving accessories for almost 50 years. They are well known in weaving communities for their dependable, high-quality products.
10" and 15" Cricket Looms
The Cricket Loom is compact, capable, and cute - a perfect loom if you're just getting started! The Cricket is available in a 10″ or 15″ weaving widths. The Cricket is made of high-quality maple ply and hard maple and is left unfinished. Each Cricket comes with an 8-dent reed (sorry, no substitutions). We also have 5-, 10- and 12-dent reeds that you can purchase separately, as well as a variable dent reed. Included are a threading hook, warping peg, table clamps, two shuttles, and two balls of yarn.
10″ Weaving Width
At only 13″ x 18″ x 6″ and just under four pounds, it’s easy to take along. The 10″ weaving width gives plenty of room to make a variety of projects without sacrificing portability. It’s an ideal size for a new weaver of any age. Additional 10″ shuttles and 10″ pick-up sticks are available.
15″ Weaving Width
At 5.5″ wider than the 10″ Cricket, the 15″ Cricket is still compact enough to take with you easily. The 15″ weaving width offers more flexibility in your choice of weaving projects. Uses the same reeds as the 15″ Flip folding rigid heddle loom. Additional 15″ shuttles and 15″ pick-up sticks are available.
Rigid Heddle looms are made to order in Boulder, Colorado and ship in 2-3 weeks.