wide drum carder

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  • Regular price $839.00
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Card and blend fibres and colours quickly and efficiently.
This new model has even more flexibility and control when carding and blending. The controlled intake and carding will produce a smooth even batt ready for blending, spinning or felting. Adjustable drum clearance - allows you to set the teeth distance for total control of your fibre. All nylon bearings ensure it is light and easy to turn. The card cloth has wire teeth with a special protective coating and a flexible rubber backing for long life. The carder is strong and robust with the body made from Silver Beech hardwood. It comes assembled and lacquered ready to use.

  • Produces a massive 100gm (4oz) batt
  • Great for production
  • More consistency as you process more at once


tutorial videos

Carding fleece
Carding your fleece is quick and easy on the Ashford Wide Carder.
Blending colours
Blending colours on the Ashford drum carder.
Blending fibres
Blending Merino and silk on the Ashford drum carder.
Carding on the Wild Carder
How to use the Wild Carder to make delicious batts.
Carding "Barely a Batt"
Carding and Spinning "Barely a Batt".
Ashford Fibre Mill - Take a tour
Take a tour of our fibre mill and see how our fibre is processed.