Leclerc Nilus II 72" 4-Shaft - Counterbalance Loom
The Nilus II (the loom is pictured here folded in jack style) is a newer design which overcomes the difficulty in getting a good shed sometimes found in the older Nilus Looms.
The back hinge treadle option for the eight shaft ensures even tension on all treadle cords with the treadles in both rest or depressed position.
This popular jack loom has the option of 4 shaft, 8 shaft, or 8 shaft with back hinge treadles. It is available in 27 in, 36 in, 45 in, 60, or 72 in weaving widths (72 in counter-balance only). It has removable front and back beams and a friction brake. Larger people or those with long legs will prefer the extra size of the Nilus II.
Standard accessories are a reed, wire heddles, boat shuttle, reed and heddle hook, 2 lease sticks, 4 warp rods, and instructions. Available options - insert eye heddles, bench, double back beam, sectional warp beam, flying shuttle beater, conversion kits for 4 to 8 shaft. Overall dimensions (for 36 in, 45 in, and 60 in) - 46 in, 55 in, or 70 in wide, 38 in (open) or 25 in (folded) deep, 44 in high. 136, 154, or 188 lbs.
Call for more info on counter-balance and counter-marche options for some widths
Leclerc looms require more assembly, customer should be comfortable putting loom together, including putting on heddles and doing tie-ups.
Please note that this item cannot be returned except in case of manufacturer defect.
Delivery Info: At the time of delivery, drivers are only required to offload your freight where the truck is parked. The driver will use a lift-gate to remove your loom from the truck and to the ground only. Must ship to physical address.
This item may ship directly from the manufacturer separately from other items in your order. Spinning wheels and multi-shaft looms ship free! Valid on new orders for multi-shaft looms or spinning wheels with standard ground shipping in contiguous USA only. May not be combined with other offers. Most looms ship in 2 - 6 weeks, wheels in 1-2 weeks. More Info.