16" Big Sister Tapestry & Bead Loom
Weaving Width: 13"
Weaving Length without Shedding Device: 36" with continuous warping
Weaving Length with Shedding Device: 32" with continuous warping
Loom Width: 16
Weight: 5.4 lbs
*Notes: The weaving lengths listed factor in warp waste. You can weave the "without the shedding device" weaving length with the shedding device if you use it and then remove at the very end and finish off the piece without it.
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The 16″ Big Sister Loom is the most popular loom in the Mirrix collection. It strikes the perfect balance between portability and functionality and fits perfectly in a studio, living room or even a suitcase. If you’re looking for a compact loom with big possibilities, this might just be the loom for you!
Loom Materials: The top and bottom beams are made of anodized aluminum; the sidebars are made of steel and copper; the wooden clips are made of maple
Four coils: 8, 12, 14, 18 dents, shedding device and handle, two wooden clips, warping bar, flat wrench, Allen wrench, warp coil/spring bar, and written instructions.
Positioning: Upright with two fold-out legs on a table or on The Mirrix Harvey Stand.
Shedding Device: Yes. Click here to learn more about the Mirrix shedding device. Note: The shedding device doesn’t have to be used for every project. When warping you can choose to put the shedding device on the loom or not to.
If you plan on using the shedding device with this loom, you will want to buy or make heddles.
Available accessories: Bottom Spring Kits, Shasta Combs, The No Warp-Ends Kit, the Extra Warping Bar Kit, Loom Extenders, The Electric Spencer Treadle, The Mirrix Harvey Stand, Add-On Bottom Beam, Extra Shedding Device (with loom extenders)
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