Ashford Joy Single or Double Treadle Lacquer finished Spinning Wheel with Carry Bag and free shipping in 48 contiguous states and Gift Certificate
Ashford Joy 2 Combo 855.00 to 860.00 - Gift, *Free Ship
The Ashford Joy 2 Single OR Double Treadle wheel is a compact, light weight (13lb) and portable wheel with folding treadle, built-in lazykate and carry handle. Just unpack it and start spinning! Fold and go, it can be carried easily in cars, as carry-on luggage in planes (check with your airline first as this varies from aircraft to aircraft) and takes up little space at home. Spin a variety of yarns using the four ratios. The stretchy drive cord does not require any adjustment as you change from one ratio to another and always maintains the correct tension. The wheel and flyer are mounted on ball bearings for effortless spinning. Smooth and quiet with treadles mounted on polyurethane hinges to allow a comfortable heel-toe action. The wheel comes assembled and lacquered, ready for spinning. FREE SHIPPING from Bountiful on Ashford wheels in the 48 contiguous states. Specifications Wheel diameter: 15 in. Orifice: 3/8 inch Bobbin capacity: 4-5 oz. Ratios: 6, 8, 11, and 14:1 Weight: approx. 11 lbs for single treadle and 13 lbs for double treadle wheel Size when folded: 25 x 15 x 9 in. Included accessories: Built-in lazy kate, A sliding hook flyer, 3 x 90mm bobbins, Threading hook, Learn to spin booklet. It has scotch tension and four flyer ratios for fine to chunky novelty yarns. The bobbins fit into the frame and the board folds flat. The Joy comes to you assembled, lacquered and ready to go and is made from strong furniture grade plywood. First released in 1995 and with over 10,000 sold around the world, the NEW Joy 2 spinning wheel combines all the character and beauty of the original folding Joy but with many new features including: A sliding hook flyer with ground graphite arms and 14mm sliding flyer hooks , Built-in lazy kate 3 large 90mm bobbins with our new fine tolerance bearings Convenient carry handles are incorporated into both the front and back frames under the flyer top shaft More room between the bobbin and tension knob for the tension spring Strong polyurethane con rod joints snap into the treadle boards to give smooth positive drive Treadle boards are mounted on flexible polyurethane hinges for incredibly quiet, maintenance-free treadling The orifice height has been raised 1 in. "And why the name? Named after Joy Ashford who with her husband Walter brought spinning wheels to the world... and because it is such a Joy to use!" Joy Combo includes either the single or double treadle Joy WITH the Joy Carry Bag. We also include a copy of our Bountiful Spinner's Catalog with small spin-able samples of many of our fibers plus our instructions for finishing your wheel if you purchase an unfinished model. NOTE: Photo shows both the single and double treadle models. Joy Combo is EITHER the Single Treadle Wheel with Bag OR Double Treadle Wheel with Bag.
Shipping Weight: 18.00 pounds
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