Ashford Traditional Single or Double Drive Spinning Wheel 615.00 and up
Ashfords Traditional Spinning Wheel is the most popular spinning wheel in the world. Why is it so popular? The separate drive band and bobbin brake adjustment is easy to understand and simple to operate. The bobbins are quick and easy to change. Scotch tension and 4 speed flyer allow for a wide variety of yarn to be spun. Horizontal adjustment of the maiden bar allows perfect alignment with the 4 speed whorl on the single drive wheel. It has been a proven design for over 40 years!
Ball bearings and large 22 inch diameter wheel makes treadling smooth and effortless and easy to maintain a steady speed. The wide legs give good stability especially when speed spinning. The treadle is pivoted to allow a comfortable heel-toe action. Included are a Lazy Kate and 4 bobbins, threading hook, learn to spin booklet, as well as our instructions for finishing your wheel if an unfinished wheel is chosen.The many optional accessories make this an extremely versatile wheel. See related items down below Specifications: wheel diameter 22 inches
orifice height ⅜ inch
orifice height 26.5 inches
type of drive single drive, double drive single drive ratios 7, 9, 12, 17
double drive ratios 7.5, 9.5, 13 (16 bobbin lead)
treadle single treadle
weight 17½ lbs
included accessories 4 standard bobbins, lazy kate, threading hook, learn to spin booklet.
finish Unfinished or lacquered
The many optional accessories make this an extremely versatile wheel. See related items down below
With this wheel, you will receive a 45.00 Bountiful Gift Certificate good towards accessories, Books, Fibers, DVD's good on your next order.
We also include a copy of our Bountiful Spinner's Catalog with small spin-able samples of some of our beautiful Fibers and our instructions for finishing your wheel if you purchase and unfinished wheel.
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Optional Accessories which can be purchased separately: Double Treadle Kit, Lace Flyer Kit, Basic Jumbo Flyer Unit, Complete Jumbo Flyer Unit, Double Drive Flyer Unit, Quill Spindle, Flax Distaff. See Related Items Below.