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  • Spinning Wheel and Carder for Sale October 7, 2018

    Schacht Matchless Single-Treadle Spinning Wheel ($1000)

    Beautifully maintained spinning wheel with 6 bobbins, two flyer whorls, extra drive band, extra Scotch tension string, a 3-bobbin lazy Kate, original Instruction Manual and a couple of books on spinning. Wheel is in the Houston area, but can ship anywhere (you pay for shipping).

    Contact through email only:

    Ashford Drum Carder, very lightly used. Asking $400 plus shipping from Houston, TX.
    I can include some fiber if you want.
    Wool winder and yarn counter $10 plus shipping. Items are in Houston, TX.
    Please contact me through email:
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  • Rug Loom for Sale August 2, 2018


    45” 8H with ½”shaftswitching device, sectional beam, warp extender, 12 treadles, attached bench, texsolv heddles. Mint condition (2 rugs woven). Includes extra reed, 1 ski shuttle, 2 rag shuttles, owners manual, cut rags and yardage for rag rugs, rugweaving books. $8500.Price new $10500. Pick up at location only.

    Suzie Roddy, Fredericksburg, Tx 830-990-4629 (call or message),


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  • Tilly’s Loom for Sale June 6, 2018

    FOR SALE – $1,500,
    8 shaft, 42″ Schacht Standard loom,

    This loom belonged to Life Member Tilly Marchwinski. It has a weaving width of 42″ which Schacht no longer makes. It has a new friction brake, stainless steel heddles bars and texsolv apron and tie-ups. This is a real workhorse. $1,500 or best offer.

    Interested contact Tracy @

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  • Cherry Loom for Sale April 17, 2018

    45” weaving width and 8 shaft—not 4 now 4 later—10 treadle. ~1224 inserted eye heddles. 3 stainless steel reeds, no rust: 6, 10, 15 dent. Comes with matching bench with bench bag, raddle (Schacht maple), 4 hole cherry Purrington angel wings, and 2 lease sticks (Schacht maple). Year made 2000. 3rd owner as far as I know. Smoke free home. Pick up preferred: Johnson City, TX—Austin/San Antonio area. $2750

    Reason selling: bought countermarche loom and can’t keep both.

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  • Fireside Loom for Sale April 9, 2018

    Gorgeous cherry Fireside loom for sale. Hand-carved cherry blossoms, 12 shaft, 14 treadle, 48” weaving width loom with original sliding bench and 3 reeds. Excellent condition and all packed up for easy moving.

    Pick-up in San Antonio. $7,500

    Text 210-467-8027 between 9 & 9, CDT.

    Lisa Charbonnet

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  • Schacht Loom & Warping Board for sale February 17, 2018



    4-shafts, 6 treadles, 45” weaving width, overall width 53”, depth open 38”,

    depth folded 26”. Comes with 2 reeds (10 dent & 12 dent) and raddle.

    Asking $1,500 for loom, reeds and raddle. Model for sale no longer

    in production: current Schacht model (4 now 4 later) lists for $3,824,

    reeds $147 each and raddle $146.

    Call Pat Lewis, 713-376-4969 or email

    SCHACHT 14-yard WARPING BOARD for sale in Houston

    Like new condition, asking $60; lists for $135 if new.

    Call Pat Lewis, 713-376-4969 or email

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