Ashford Rigid Heddle Reed

Ashford Rigid Heddle Reed

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Ashford has two different Rigid Heddle Looms.  The standard rigid heddle loom which does not fold.  And The Knitter's Loom which folds.

RIGID HEDDLE DOUBLE HEDDLE KIT  Add a Second Heddle For multi heddle weaving. Kit includes two support blocks that are easy to attach as your rigid heddle has pre-drilled holes. Instructions for weaving with the two heddles and patterns are included.
Buy another reed (identical to the one you have) and you will double your ends per inch. For example two 12.5dpi (50/10) reeds will give you an amazing 25 ends per inch (100/10)! 

EXTRA HEDDLES  Reeds are available for differing yarns. 2.5, 5, 7.5, 10, 12.5 or 15 dpi. 

Made from strong, durable nylon with Silver Beech rails.  Rigid Heddle reeds come in 16, 24, 32 and 48ins widths.  Knitter's Loom in 12, 20, or 28 inch.

DPI: Dents per inch or number of warps per inch.
2.5 or 5 dent use with Thick, lumpy yarns.
7.5 dent use with thick or fuzzy yarns, brushed mohair and worsted weight yarns.
10 dent, use for medium weight yarns, like sport or DK.
12.5 or 15 dent, use for thin warp yarns, fine work. Lace yarn or fine cotton.

Reeds are not stocked, expect ship delay 1-2 weeks, if rush leave details when ordering.  If ordering with new loom will ship direct from the U.S. distributor by next business day.

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