Cappelletto Crank Easel CR-400

Easels: Cappelletto Crank Easel CR-400

This Italian Made Restoration Easel is electrically powered. This innovative, professional easel is stable and reliable and constructed of stain beech wood with an oil finish. The easel supports large and heavy canvases up to 300cm in height. The innovative electrical system has low tension and complete electronic control to assure precision of movement while permitting an effective security system for the protection of the artist working in the studio.


Cappelletto Easels are completely made in Italy. They are the result of passionate team work, which puts quality above all else. The finishing with natural oils exalt the natural colour and beauty of the wood. Cappelletto devotes in-depth studies to the choice of materials. The result is clear to everybody: products of superior quality, products that are destined to last long and to meet the needs of artists. Over the last thirty years, Cappelletto has reached an experience, without the fear of comparison, in the knowledge of wood: It knows how to select it, how to work it with craft-made care and how to obtain the best with the choice of the most advanced technologies. A solid and flexible wood, chosen for its exceptional compactness and for the total absence of internal gaps. Every easel is made to last.

How to buy

Note: we do not deliver outside New Zealand.

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Delivery Rates

Our delivery rates are:

  • Prepaid A4 Satchel (nationwide): $5 per order
  • Local (Auckland): $5.50 per order *
  • Local Towns (within 150kms): $7.50 per order *
  • Rest of North Island: $9.30 per order *
  • South Island and Great Barrier: $10.40 per order *

Prepaid Satchel is available for some smaller items that will fit into an A4 envelope. Please do not select the satchel option if your goods are breakable, easily damaged or flammable.
* Oversized items may be charged an additional amount - once you have selected the items you need proceed to checkout to see the exact costs.

Rural delivery fee $3.30 per order

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About Takapuna Art Supplies

Located in downtown Takapuna Beach on the North Shore, our store has been serving the local art community for more than twenty years. We are owned and operated by working, professional artists and have become the place where like minded creatives choose to gather, share and inspire.

We are the only art supply store in the greater Auckland area that has a working artists' studio on premises. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff are always happy, willing and able to demonstrate techniques and share tips on the use of various artist materials.

Our focus is to encourage the pursuit of personal artistic expression and to share our expertise and love for the visual arts.

- Jim Auckland & Sandy Collins


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