Louët David Floor Loom
Free delivery of this loom to UK
Get £100 discount off any weaving accessories you order with your loom*
You will also receive a 10% discount card for any weaving accessories when your loom is delivered that is valid for 12 months **
This loom is built to order. Please allow up to 12 weeks for delivery.
The Louët David is a compact eight shaft loom that looks modest, but in functional quality, it surpasses many larger floor looms. It is available in 70 cm (27 5/8”) and 90 cm (35 3/8”) weaving width. You can use the drop down menu above to view the price for the different variants of the Louët David Floor Loom.
Like a counter balance or a jack loom it has a singular tie-up. The shed however gives is of similar size to that on a countermarch. All the shafts that are not pulled down by a treadle, are lifted by an ingenious spring system. The spring system also results in easy treadling: once the treadle is pushed down, the weight of your leg is sufficient to keep the shed open.
This second generation David loom has two major improvements:
- A new sliding beater. It has the advantages of a standing beater. It has a shuttle race, it is adjustable in height and it stays back, close to the shafts to get the optimal shed. At both sides the beater is guided with special bearings along a stainless steel rod. By adjusting the position of the rods you can adjust the height of the beater.
- The friction brake for the warp beam is no longer an accessory, but comes standard with the loom.
The David is made of lacquered beech and comes with the castle section pre-assembled to ease the set up of the loom. The David has a built-in raddle and shelf and included are a stainless steel reed, Texsolv heddles, tie-up and lease sticks and sixteen warp sticks.
Please note that the bench shown in the product photo is sold separately.
David 70: 87 x 85 x 127 cm (34 1/4” x 33 1/2” x 50”)
David 90: 107 x 85 x 127 cm (42” x 33 1/2” x 50”)
David 70: 30 kg (66 lb)
David 90: 35 kg (77 lb)
Please note that this loom requires assembly. Full instructions are included.
If you would like to discuss your requirements prior to placing an order please contact us. We require a 10% non-refundable deposit to be paid to confirm all floor loom orders.
* The £100 discount will be applied to the total value of your order and can be used for any weaving accessories that we sell which includes second warpbeams and other loom accessory items, Shuttles and Warping, Winding and Tie-Up Equipment.
** The 10% Discount Card will be sent to you to the delivery address for the loom once we know the loom is on it's way to you. It will have a unique discount code for you to use online, in-store and at shows with an expiry date 12 months from the date of loom delivery. The discount card can only be used for any weaving accessories that we sell which includes Floor Loom Accessories, Shuttles and Warping, Winding and Tie-Up Equipment. You can use the 10% discount code as many times as you wish on these items within the 12 month period it is valid for. The code can only be used by the loom buyer and cannot be shared with other individuals. The discount cannot be exchanged for cash.
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