FROM THE MAJACRAFT WEBSITE:
Designed from the ground up, the Aura has new style and presence while still retaining the classic Majacraft look. It has two independent drive bands, one for the flyer and a second for the bobbin. The flyer drive has three different ratios and the bobbin drive has two ratios plus infinite adjustment. Being so unique, the Aura requires new thinking about spinning and expressing your creativity. The potential is huge and when you are ready to explore everything that can be achieved in spinning then come and spend time with an Aura.
The flyer is all new and builds on the advances Majacraft has made in the past. It shares the aerodynamic shape of our other flyers for efficient and easy spinning. Most importantly it has a new dual function orifice. Fine yarns can be held still in the delta part of the orifice. This also has the function of holding coil yarns very still so you can observe your work. You can bypass the delta and use the large halo ring for spinning huge. With the new double drive, the Aura can spin anything that can be pulled through this orifice!
The new folding handle design has the grip in a new location and special bumpers on the handle to keep the spinning head away from the pedals when you fold it down.
As with all other Majacraft wheels we have worked to make it as compatible as possible with all accessories. The Aura will fit all existing Majacraft flyers. It fits all wood bobbins produced after April 2010. There are three jumbo wooden bobbins included with the Aura.
Allow 2-3 weeks for delivery. (Notice: Due to the high volume of intital sales the Aura's are shipping 3-4 weeks from purchase)
EXTRA JUMBO BOBBIN
This flyer can be used on ALL OTHER Majacraft wheels. The large by-passable orifice and guides will make it easier to load high-textured yarns on to your bobbin. (Note- This will not make your wheel operate like the AURA, it is a different tension system altogether.)
Majacraft Dynamic Heddle LOOM
NOTE: Loom comes with EITHER 9x4dpi reeds OR 3x2dpi, 3x4dpi, 3x6dpi reeds. Please choose from drop-down menu when ordering.
From the Majacraft website:
The Majacraft Dynamic Heddle loom enables innovative new weaving. Instead of a fixed set of reeds, we laser cut our our reed segments in different dent sizes. It is now possible to weave with a set of the same reeds or try mixing them up, moving them around or even shuffling them in and out of the heddle during weaving!
Rather than awkward wooden blocks to juggle the heddle into when weaving, the Dynamic Heddle loom uses rare earth magnets to secure the heddle in place. It makes the weaving movement fast, easy and most importantly fun. The heddle mounts have been machined in such a way that the loom supports double heddle weaving from standard.
We have included an integrated warping frame on the back of the loom for indirect warping that can create a warp up to four metres long. There is also an Easy Warp tool included with the loom for fast indirect warping.
The loom has special warp pegs that can be used to mount it comfortably on a table if you wish to weave on a table or alternatively a stand is available.
The Dynamic Heddle loom folds in half so is very portable. This keeps it very compact when not in use or easy to move if you wish to transport it.
We are very excited about the Dynamic Heddle loom and are only just beginning to discover what can be created in weaving with it. Jump in and join the adventure with us!
Included with the loom is:
- 1 24" Dynamic Heddle Loom
- A set of 9 reed segments (EITHER 9x4dpi reeds OR 3x2dpi, 3x4dpi, 3x6dpi reeds
- Flat hook
- Long Hook
- Direct warping block
- Majacraft bench clamp
- 7 warp pegs (+ 2 extra short pegs that are used for a table mount)
- Easy Warp tool
- Warp cords
Heddle mount detail
Folded dynamic heddle loom
Loom on a table