HOOK TENSIONED END-FEED BOAT SHUTTLES:
- are very easy to thread
- are well balanced
- have a very fine tension adjustment to handle a wide range of yarn weights
- are available with either open or closed bottoms.
This is a smaller Hook tensioned end-feed shuttle than others we've found. Depending upon wood choice they can also be very light weight. These end-feed shuttles are perfect for:
- fine, smooth yarn
- use with any kind of loom, including table looms or floor looms with small sheds
- weavers with small hands
- traditional hook and eye tensioner works well with handspun or slubby yarns as well as most commercially spun yarn
These shuttles are 11.5 inches long, 1.625 inches wide and 1.25 inches tall. Their aluminum spindles are spring-loaded and they are designed to carry lightweight tapered paper pirns.
We currently have 1 Walnut HOOK TENSIONED, OPEN Bottom shuttle in stock.
***Image is of a 'closed bottom' shuttle.