This convenient Louet Electric Drumcarder has Fine Cloth with 45 teeth /square inch made of high grade plated steel wire. This carder has a powerful ¾ Horsepower motor and comes with a foot pedal for easy start/stop. The 110 V. version is only available from Louet North America. The electric drumcarder is suitable for all fibers and lends itself to effortless, two hand feeding. The motor drives the large drum with V-belt system, coupled to the enclosed gear system, at approximately 90 r.p.m. The motor has a thermal safety and the drums are covered with a transparent plastic protection cover for extra safety while carding. The electric carder stands on buffers and because of its weight of approximately 21 kg (46 lb), it doesn’t need to be clamped to a table.
A doffer brush, doffer pin and instruction manual written by well known The gear ratio that drives the licker-in when you rotate the large drum is 3.8:1. However, what really counts for carding is the ratio of the surface speed of both drums. You get this by multiplying the gear ratio with the ratio of the diameters of the large drum and the licker-in. This surface speed ratio is 9:1 for the Electric drumcarder.
Dimensions: 49x30x45 cm (19.5"X12"X18")