If you card fibers occasionally or card for small projects, Louet's Junior Carder - 72 TPI is carder for you. It has the same carding cloth and solid construction as the Standard Drumcarder, but is only 4" wide.
It is perfect to use to card fibers for small projects like for socks,... Read More
This is my first carder so I don't have anything to compare it to, but I love it. It saves me SO much time over hand carding when working with raw wool or blending. Works great!