Ashford Drum Carder – Wide


Prepare your fibres effortlessly for spinning or felting. Extra wide to allow you to prepare large quantities of fibre with ease.

Included accessories: Packer brush, drum carder cleaning brush, awl (doffer), clamps


  • Produces a massive 100gm (4oz) batt
  • Great for production
  • More consistency as you process more fibre at once
  • Card cloth has wire teeth with a special protective coating and a flexible rubber backing for long life
  • Drum clearance is adjustable which allows you to set the teeth distance for total control of your fibre
  • Adjustable packer brush to smooth, control and pack more fibres onto the large drum
  • Nylon bearings ensure it is light and easy to turn
  • Rubber feet to prevent it slipping
  • Lacquered finish


  • Card cloth fine 72 point teeth
  • Carding size: Width 30cm (12″)
  • Carding capacity: Up to 100g (4oz)
  • Ratios: Two carding ratios for more flexibility:
    4:1 for creative blending of slivers
    6:1 for smooth, controlled carding of fleeces
  • Weight: 8.4kg (18½lb)

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