The eight shaft looms fold flat for easy transport, even with your weaving in place, making them ideal for taking to workshops or guild meetings.The overhead beater for best weaving shed, with automatic bounce back, gives a wonderful shed and even beating. Levers are within easy reach for comfortable weaving. Each shaft can be lifted simply and quickly and is independent enabling a wide variety of patterns to be woven.The solid Silver Beech hard wood is lacquered for long - lasting good looks. Non - slip rubber feet give extra stability. Swedish stainless steel reed and lightweight Texsolv heddles 8.5" are included. Plus there are a wide range of options and accessories available.