Tape (Box) Loom:
Book: Tape Looms: Past & Present Bonnie R. Weidert Available direct from the author
Instructions and patterns here. (Link corrected)
More Instructions here.
Swedish Band-weaving Yahoo Group here, translations available according to front page.
Back-strap illustrations and instructions here.
*N.B. Table top Inkle looms are not period being a 19/20th C invention.*
Whipcording is a very old technique. Instructions here from a Viking site.
Loop- Manipulated, or Finger-loop, Braiding:
Chart – “Braids by Source Manuscript” An extensive list of loop-manipulated braids from three manuscripts (15th – 17th C), showing equivalents and linking to instructions. An incredible resource for anyone interested in period braids.
From the same website: Braids by Family Grouping.
A Transcription of the Lady Bindloss Braid Manuscript (prior to 1660)
Lucets and Trollen Wheels:
I am currently investigating the historical accuracy of both lucets and trollen wheels. If anyone has primary sources for their use during the first half of the 17th century I will be most grateful if you will contact me or post in the comments below. Many thanks!
The likely non-use of the lucet in the early 17th century discussed here.
Still no further information as of November 2012, the search goes on.