***If purchasing the small single carders or nap riser, I will refund $1.50 in shipping***
What makes Strauch Hand Cards special?
****They are made entirely of light weight poplar wood.
****Our handles are designed to fit in your hand. When you close your hand, notice that your fingers and palm form a cylinder. ****Having straight handles makes each pair comfortable and easy to use.
****The wood on our hand cards are sealed with Watco Danish Oil and need only to be occasionally cleaned with a high quality liquid lemon oil furniture polish.
Mini, Cotton Flicking & Cleaning Cards. These unique little carders have special uses and are the handiest tools.
Flicker Card (second photo): $20 each, sold singly. Super versatile tool used to separate locks and matted fiber prior to spinning. Flicker pad measures 2 1/8" wide X 4 1/2" long.
Mini Hand Card (first picture): $20 per pair - Wood base: 2" x 3/4", (Handles 5 1/4") 128 TPI - Great for precise carding/blending small amounts of fiber for your creative projects, similar to their popular Hand Card Cleaner, but with longer handles.
Cotton Seed Flicker Card (Picture 5 with slanted teeth): $11 each, sold singly. Used to tease cotton away from cotton boll. Makes seed removal very easy. The 5" long handle make the flickers very comfortable to use. Choose 36 TPI (coarser) or 72 TPI (finer) or even a pair (one of each).
Cleaner/Dabber brush for Drum Carder In-feed Drum (fourth picture) : $5.00 each, sold singly. High quality wooden brush used to clean bits of fiber and debris off of the small in-feed drum. 4 3/4" long X 1 1/4" wide with four rows of soft, stiff bristles.
A Nap Riser (Pictured last) Is great for flicking the ends of locks when you don't have a lot of space to use a handled flick carder, such as when traveling. A Detailing Tool for needlework or knitting crocheting. Small Tool slips around a finger or two and is used to brush the nap of napped fabrics, add brushed interest to an area of needlework, or smooth stray novelty yarn fibers. Also Great To Tame The Nap Of Velvet And Corduroy. Its one of those tools that once you own it you wonder how you Ever Worked Without It. Shown in last picture.
Yarn Guides for Drum Carders come in standard (for most yarns) and 5/8" (for chunky or bulky yarns). Listed in drop down box as "yarn guide std" or "yarn guide bulky"
I ship every day but Sunday. Your order will go out immediately.