Sunday, October 11, 2009

Loom for sale !


48" Ad-A-Harness Macomber Type B folding Large Mac made from Hand Selected Kiln dried Hard Maple. 8 Harnesses in a 16 harness frame ~ can add up to 8 more Harnesses

1 yard sectional warp beam, friction brake, warp separator, bench, all stainless heddles, and 2 extra stainless steel reeds

Price for new similar equipment is $4441.

Asking $3200. The buyer will need to arrange for shipping or pick up.
Tracy Mannikko
730 Claremore Drive
West Palm Beach , FL 33401
561-653-0108 home/office
561-676-2259 cell (back up only)
email tracyrdm3@msn.com

6 comments:

  1. I have been following your blog and Macomber loom reviews closely. Thanks for doing this. I have a CP 24" 8 shaft and I love it.
    Could you please review the benches? I see in the catalog there is a bench that fits my loom. If possible I would like pictures.
    Thanks!

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  2. Laritza:

    Great idea, I will take some images of the benches next visit to the shop. I don't have one, since I use a custom built sliding seat bench for my 56". Stay tuned!
    Sarah

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  3. I don't comment much, but am so happy to see your blog. I have a Macomber Loom purchased from the nephew of a Master Weaver who ended up in a nursing home. I have been weaving for almost 20 years now and have a lot of questions about the loom and weaving..but I do keep plugging along with my weaving. I keep checking in too.

    My loom has 8 harnesses but I can only seem to figure out how to use 4..is that stupid of me or what? One of these days I would like to take another weaving class, I have so much to learn....

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  4. Kathy B~
    Thanks for your post. I have been weaving for 40 years...(holy smokes!). And right now I love and prefer the simple plain weave patterns. I have a 16H loom and usually use only 8 harnesses to weave a simple cloth, that could be done on 3H. So no worries.... do what you love.

    Sarah

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  5. Kathy,
    I have the opportunity to purchase a Macomber 18" or 20" folding ad-a-harness loom with 8 harnesses. I was told it includes a tray, from the picture I saw it looks to be attached to castle over the harnesses. I am not familiar with the Macomber and am having trouble finding info on them. Can you help direct me to info.
    Thanks
    Debbie in WV

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  6. This blog is the BEST resource that you will find on the Internet. The other option is to find weavers who own a Macomber. Happy weaving!

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