March 19, 2017
macomber b5 4 Harness l.w. macomber ad-a-harness loom Model-B5...
macomber b5 4 Harness l.w. macomber ad-a-harness loom Model-B5, Serial #6820 Saugus, Mass. u.s.a.ad-a-cad/cam systems 4 harnesses (but more can be added- It is built in a standard 10 harness frame) Type b Folding Loom Natural Maple Finish 40 inch Reed. The shed mechanism is a push-up rising shed type pioneered by Macomber Looms. The pedals are hinged at the front to facilitate folding. Six Treadles Downsizing, no room for the loom anymore. Family treasure, lovingly warped and weft for 40 years. Macomber Type b floor looms, large macs, are designed and constructed as the most versatile of floor looms, capable of weaving the finest of fabrics and the heaviest of rugs. a large mac, with standard equipment, may be folded in less than 15 seconds, without injury to the fabric, to a size small enough to allow it to pass through a standard doorway. Asking $2,200 Buyer responsible for pick-up and/or shipping costs, located in Livingston Manor / Catskills website:www.macomberloom.com/about.html
March 19, 2017
Macomber Weave Width:32 Shafts:8 Chicago, IL $2400 Excellent 32" Macomber 8H Loom on 12H Add-a-Harness frame. Original owner; bought new in 2012. Includes adjustable bench, raddle, double back beam, sectional warp beam, 10 dent reed, warping board, lease sticks, 49 tie up hooks, 1240 heddles, 24 Gilmarka warp sticks, a Schacht 30" weaving sword, variety of fiber, and two 8-shaft pattern books. Loom is on casters and folds up nicely. Must move out of a 3rd floor walkup apartment. Asking $2400 OBO for everything.