Standard Classic Carder

The Standard Classic Drum Carder is handmade in Shropshire by Paul Brittain. The frame is made from solid ash and is available with 48, 72 and 120 tpi cloth, standard and long pin, with either red or pale blue cloth.

The interchangeable drum system makes the Classic Carder a very versatile drum carder that is very easy to use. It comes with a two year guarantee and we are always happy to advise and discuss your carding queries.

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  • Quality 4 ply card cloth in 48, 72 and 120 tpi
  • Interchangeable drum system
  • Solid wood frame
  • Standard pin cards up to a 70g batt
  • Long pin cards up to a 100g batt
  • Surface speed ratio 13:1 – drum ratio 4.5:1
  • Adjustable drum
  • Cloth in red or pale blue
  • Folding handle
  • Comes with doffer and table clamps and full instructions
  • Two year guarantee


  • 22cm high (9″)
  • 50cm long (20″)
  • 40cm wide with handle folded(16″)
  • 45cm wide with handle out for use (18″)
  • Batt size 20cm x 60cm (8″ x 24″)