Another inquiry regarding the Octado 36?….what about that flying shuttle? Will the selvedge be more consistent or should I stick with boats? I am doing production plain weave. Fly shuttles are definitely a personal preference…..I have used them in the past but I hate the noise….others love the assist when weaving wider fabrics. It is […]
I am 5′ 7″. Where should the Louet Bench be positioned height wise with the Octado Loom? Recently, I had the opportunity to try out an Octado and did not have a good experience. The breast beam was not removed to thread the heddles or reed and my left arm was held over the beam; […]
I am now the owner of an Octado Electronic Dobby Loom (4 days ago). My question has to do with the lease sticks and where to tie them on this loom. I have watched the DVD’s a number of times and have picked up quite a few hints. But as this is demonstrated on the […]
I’m the lady that posted with the question about sectional warping on the Octado. I thought that I had made up my mind, but it seems that I have not. Originally, I was going to get a Delta. I’m 5’10″ tall and it would be nice to not have my legs up against the fabric […]
I am looking for a new loom. We are downsizing to a condo with more limited space. I am 67 yrs. old with some arthritis in hands and back. Also I am 5’9? tall and find the “baby wolf” type loom too low to comfortably work at. I weave small tapestry and scarf and shawl […]
Click on the following link for the assembly instructions for the sectional warping system for the Delta, Megado and Octado weaving looms.