Ashford Country Spinner 2 Spinning Wheel

£525.00
Brand: Ashford

Ashford Country Spinner 2 Spinning Wheel

Ashford Country Spinner 2 Spinning Wheel

Delivery in 1 to 2 weeks

For big yarns
This is a specialist wheel designed to spin extra bulky yarn used in rug weaving and chunky knitting or for plying bulk quantities. The orifice is extra large. The ball bearings and double treadle allows for an easy start and treadling. The slow drive ratios and sensitive leather flyer brake system are ideal for creating unique novelty yarns.

New 3 speed bobbin with easy 3, 4 & 5:1 ratios and capacity of up to 1kg 2.2lb. New polyurethane con-rod joints for smooth heal & toe treadling. Wider spaced treadle boards. Arched rails and factory assembled sides are easily assembled with bolts and barrel nuts. New maintenance free Polyurethane hinges for smooth & effortless treadling. Soft leather brake band and sensitive tension adjustment. Huge 27mm - 1 1/16” flyer orifice for really thick yarns. Provision for plying from 2 bobbins. New nylon universal bearings for the con rod.

- huge capacity bobbin
- double treadle
- large orifice
- spin thick novelty yarns

Specifications

Wheel diameter:    46cm (18″)
Orifice:    2.7cm (1⅛”)
Orifice height:    71cm (28″)
Bobbin capacity:    900g to 1kg (2.2lb)
Type of drive:    bobbin lead
Single drive ratios:    3, 4, 5
Treadle:    double treadle
Weight:    8kg (17½lb)
Assembly:    required
Included accessories:    country spinner bobbin, Sliding flyer hooks
Finish:    natural