Bill Koepp <bgkoe@...>
I notice that raising four shafts is quite heavy even without a warp on it.Yes it would make the treadling easier but it might start " floating" the
shafts, which would be a real pain in the shed ! If it's a Jack loom, heavy
shafts are normal, as usually only gravity holds down the lower part of the
Use candle wax or paraffin in the castle grooves ( if any ) and that'll
help; part of the effort is plain old friction.
Happy Shuttling ! - Bill Koepp in Central California