This lightweight, compact castle wheel will spin fine to medium yarn using the 3 drive ratios and bulky yarn with the optional jumbo flyer. The wheel is easy to start with double treadles that are hinged to allow a comfortable heel-toe action. Ball bearings make treadling smooth and effortless.
The separate drive band and bobbin brake adjustment is easy to understand and simple to operate. Four bobbins are supplied and are quick and easy to change.
Wheel diameter 46cm (18ins)
Orifice 1cm (⅜in)
Bobbin capacity 100gm (3-4oz)
Ratios 5.5, 10, 14
Weight 7kg (15lbs)
Included accessories – Built-in lazy kate, 4 standard bobbins, Threading hook, Learn to spin booklet.
Natural or lacquered finish
Please note: While we do our best to have the popular Ashford products on hand, they do sell fast. If this item is in stock then it will be dispatched immediately. If you backorder this item, then your order will be delayed until a shipment arrives in South Africa. This takes between 2-4 weeks, depending on when the factory dispatched my last order. If you require your product urgently, please let us know and for an additional postage fees, we can ask the factory to urgently send it.