Looms & Weaving Equipment for Sale

Buying your first loom? Investing in a larger loom? Not sure where to start?

 

Whether you are interested in floor looms, rigid heddle looms, fiber, or winding and warping equipment, we can help. 

We sell a variety of used looms, plus we are an authorized dealer for Schacht Spindle Company. Schacht manufacturers looms and weaving equipment that we have trusted for many years. 

Each purchase you make through the Hartford Artisans Weaving Center supports our artisan weaving program for the blind and those over 55. Thank you for helping us share our love of weaving with as many people as possible.

How to choose a loom?

New Looms and Accessories for Sale

Explore the Schacht weaving product list, and email ha@weavingcenter.org to place an order. Schacht's full product list, including spinning equipment can be viewed here: http://schachtspindle.com/pdfs/schacht-pricelist-effective-32618.pdf

 

We are happy to answer any questions you have about different looms, or building a weaving starter kit.

 

Schacht offers a series of floor looms, rigid heddle looms, weaving accessories, and spinning equipment. Schacht does not sell directly to consumers, so we are happy to serve as your authorized Schacht dealer.

Used Looms

We also sell high-quality, used looms directly. If you are interested in any of the looms below, please email ha@weavingcenter.org.

Floor Looms  For Sale

  • Gilmore - 32" weaving width - $700 (plus tax)

    • 6 shafts, 12 Treadles

    • has the strength and weight to easily do rugs and blankets as well as any fine weavings.

    • The handcrafted parts are of the finest woods

    • Gilmore Loom company is still in business and able to provide support 

    • Local pickup in Hartford

Gilmore loom

  • AVL Home loom 48" weaving width - $1,000 (plus tax)

    • 8 shafts, 10 Treadles

    • Very good condition

    • AVL looms still in business and able to provide support

    • Manual available

    • Local pickup in Hartford

  • Tools of the Trade - 30" weaving width - $100 (plus tax)

    • 4 shafts, 6 Treadles

    • Fair condition

    • Local pickup in Hartford

Table Looms  For Sale

  • LeClerc Voyager 15.75" width - $700 (plus tax)

    • 12 harness​

    • Canadian maple castle and frame sides

    • front-mounted levers

    • Very good condition

    • Local pickup in Hartford

LeClerc Voyager Table loom
Purrington Norris Table loom
  • Purrington Norris Table loom - 18" width - $500 (plus tax)

    • 8 harness​

    • front-mounted levers

    • Excellent condition 

    • Local pickup in Hartford

Purrington Norris Table loom
  • Purrington Norris Table loom - 18" width - $200 (plus tax)

    • 8 harness​

    • front-mounted levers

    • cracked back beam which needs repair 

    • Local pickup in Hartford

Purrington Norris Table loom
  • LeClerc Dorothy Table loom - 15" width - $125 (plus tax)

    • 4 harness

    • collapsible for easy carrying and storage.

    • shafts are operated by the unique side levers of graduated lengths

    • Local pickup in Hartford

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Fiber For Sale

We are an authorized dealer for several fiber producers. Contact us to learn more, ask questions, and place an order that fits the needs of your next project. Email ha@weavingcenter.org or call (860) 727-5727

Hartford Artisans Weaving Center

42 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 727-5727   | HA@weavingcenter.org


Hartford Artisans Weaving Center is a 501(c)3 organization