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shasta combs (pair)
BA0297

£58.00
In stock

Description

These combs essentially turn a Mirrix Loom into a simple frame loom (read: very simple to use) but with the amazing Mirrix tensioning system and the ability to use the Mirrix shedding device. The combs are not meant to replace our current warping system, which offers the advantage of putting on a warp that is longer than the loom itself as well as a variety of warp setts, but to provide an additional warping method that is very fast and simple that also can allow one to weave a piece (of limited lengths) with no warp-ends to finish.

The Shasta Combs are made of aluminum and have three sides so that they clamp right on to the top and bottom beams of the loom making them easy to put on and take off without having to permanently change anything about the loom.

The combs provide a limited warp sett of 8 or 4 ends per inch. However, if you use them with a top and bottom warp coil you can get whatever sett the warp coils are.

Why Combs?

-Easy and fast warping

-Saves warp

-Creates one layer of warp instead of two

-Gives you the option of not having to finish your warp-ends

Who Might Want Combs?

-Tapestry/fiber weavers and bead weavers

-Beginning weavers who want the option of a simple method of warping

-Weavers who want to weave pieces without warp ends to finish (Note: The size of pieces made with this method are limited by the size of your loom and the height each loom can be adjusted to, as the top and bottom of weavings made with this method will be at the top and bottom of your loom.)

-Those looking for a fast, easy way to warp for samples or other quick pieces

How to Warp With Combs:

Warping consists of tying to a tooth on one comb and zig-zagging back and forth through the teeth. There are three slightly different methods of doing this depending on if you want warp ends or not or want to use springs in combination with the combs.

Click here for instructions on warping using the Shasta Combs

What You Get:

A set of TWO aluminum combs (one for the top and one for the bottom of your loom.)

Comb Length/Number of Teeth:

5” Mini Mirrix: 2 3/8” long. 10 teeth.

8” Lani Loom: 5 1/4” long. 21 teeth.

12” Little Guy Loom: 9 1/4” long. 37 teeth.

16” Big Sister Loom: 13 1/4” long. 53 teeth.

22" Zach Loom: 19 1/4" long. 77 teeth.

*Newer combs may arrive with a plastic protective coating on them.

Simply peel this off before use.*

Delivery

Small parcels up to 2kg within the UK are sent by Royal Mail first class delivery. Large parcels are sent by ParcelForce 48hour service. Parcels exceeding 1m will incur a £2.00 surcharge. If you would like to use a different service, please phone or email us to discuss the options.

The following delivery rates are based on the total weight of your order, including the packaging.

UK Weight up to and including Price
Small Parcel 500gms £4.50
Small Parcel - special delivery 1pm £500 comp (please enquire) 500gms £8.00
Medium Parcel 1kg £6.50
Medium Parcel - special delivery 1pm £500 comp 2kg £10.75
Large Parcel - up to £50 comp 2kg - 30kg £16.50

Europe Weight up to and including International Tracked & Signed (up to £50 comp)
Parcel 500grms £12.00
Parcel 1kg £14.00
Parcel 1.5kg £16.50
Parcel 2kg £17.00
Large Parcel 2kg+ Please enquire (to prompt your enquiry you will see £999.99 as the shipping cost when you go to the check out)

International Zone 1 Weight up to and including International Tracked & Signed (up to £50 comp)
Parcel 250grms £11.50
Parcel 750grms £16.50
Parcel 1.5kg £20.50
Parcel 2kg £22.50
Large Parcel 2kg+ Please enquire (to prompt your enquiry you will see £999.99 as the shipping cost when you go to the check out)

International Zone 2 Weight up to and including International Tracked & Signed (up to £50 comp)
Parcel 250grms £12.00
Parcel 750grms £17.00
Parcel 1.5kg £21.50
Parcel 2kg £24.50
Large Parcel 2kg+ Please enquire (to prompt your enquiry you will see £999.99 as the shipping cost when you go to the check out)

Returns

You are entitled to cancel your order and return the goods within 7 working days for a full refund, including the cost of delivery. Do this by contacting us by email or telephone and quoting the order number supplied to you. Your refund will be paid within 30 days. You are responsible for the cost and risk of loss or damage when returning the goods, so you should take out enough postal insurance to cover their value. This cancellation policy does not affect your rights when we are at fault - for example, if goods are faulty or misdescribed.

Any goods returned should be in saleable condition.

These terms apply to your order. We may change our terms and conditions at any time, so please do not assume that the same terms will apply in the future.

None of these terms affect your legal rights and these are not diminished in any way. If any term is held to be invalid under any applicable statute or rule of law, that term is automatically omitted from the terms to minimum extent necessary to comply with the law and without affecting the validity or enforceability of the remainder.

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