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 Ramon Kelley Crank Studio Easel
(Dark Oak)     
Sale $899.95 FOB Factory
(Retail: $1599.00)

Ramon Kelley Crank Easel ...Although designed for the portrait painter, the Kelley Crank Easel is a valuable tool for any painter.  Easel slants forward or backward.  Easily adjust height with the turn of a crank.

The Kelley Crank Easel is a modified version of an easel first seen in Paris about 1871.  The design has been altered and changed in size, color, and wood type by several companies and this is BEST's version of that great French design.

Includes middle canvas holder for smaller work.  Easel mounted on front locking casters for mobility.

The mast will lift as the lower canvas tray is lifted, so consider ceiling height.  See dimension specifications below.

Made of solid oak and available in two colors -- Dark Oak and Golden Oak.  It can easily become the focal point of any studio it is in!

Made of hand-rubbed, oil-finished solid oak -- hand crafted in the USA


Made of hand-rubbed, oil-finished solid oak  -- hand crafted in the USA.

Heavy Duty Caster set
Rubber /Metal
#880003 $79.95
sale  $49.95 when
purchased with Easel. $64.95 without

Weights & Dimensions
Maximum Canvas Height with tray:  84"
Minimum Easel Height:  70"
Maximum Easel Height:  104"
Lowest canvas setting is 22 1/2" off floor
Width With Tray Open:  60"
Width With Tray Closed:  30"
Depth of Folding Tray:  8"

Base:  30" wide x 30" deep

Double laminated base for extra strength

Mounted on front locking Plastic casters.

Shipping Information:
   -- Weight: 102 lbs
   -- Shipped partially assembled.  Packaged in
       heavy-duty carton for protection.

Pictured at left is Kelley Crank in forward tilt position.  

The expandable mast and all trays move up and down using the Slide Guide System.

For acrylic or oil painting use easel straight up and down.  For pastel work, use the forward tilt.  

To tilt easel forward, loosen the Slide Guides on back support legs, pull easel gently forward to desired angle and tighten.  

Pictured above Tilting... Dark Oak.