The Little Tom is a manually operated drum carder using the same 8.5" wide x 38" circumference swift, licker, feed tray, and tung oil finish as the Fancy Kitty Big Tom. It uses the same drive system as the Fancy Kitty Kitten.
The frame is 5.5" tall and the total height of the Little Tom is 12.5". The length is the same as the powered dual motor “Big Tom” at 22.5" long.
This carder comes standard with a brush attachment and has an optional single-motor motorization Kit that is functionally the same as the “Kitten” motorization kit.
The Little Tom has the same 4 to 1 feed to card ratio as the “Kitten”. No clamps required, and you can card in the middle of a table. It is constructed with 3/4" solid American red oak & has a gorgeous Tung Oil finish. It is 22.5" long, 12" wide, and 12.5" tall, weighing 21 pounds.
The Little Tom features a 8.5" wide, 12" tall swift equipped with 120 tpi carding cloth standard, which will create a batt 38" long. The Licker-in is equipped with 90 tpi carding cloth.
Both axles run in sealed ball bearings for super smooth & maintenance free operation.
We offer an auxiliary drum assembly that can be changed by removing and reinstalling the four swift adjusting screws. It is an option available in the following available cloth densities: 54, 72, 90, 120, 190 tpi. This means you can card any type fiber with ONE drum carder.
-Warranty, Returns, and Shipping-
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All our products come with a 100% satisfaction guarantee, you may return any item within 14 days of receipt in new condition, in the original box & packing for a full refund less shipping.
You are purchasing from someone that been working and turning wood for 50 years, having sold pieces to universities, galleries, museums, and individuals in all fifty states and more than thirty eight countries around the world.
We offer a one year warranty on cloth, motors, and belts and lifetime limited warranty on all hard parts and workmanship to the original buyer, as well as parts and repair to anyone.