Ashford

Ashford Country Spinner Spinning Wheel

Sale price Price £550.00 Regular price Unit price  per 

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For BIG yarns you need a BIG bobbin!

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

Optional Extras: Add Starter Kit for reduced price of £35!

Get your spinning journey off to a flying start with an optional starter kit including a Niddy Noddy, Yarn Gauge and bottle of Wheel Oil. 

Try Before You Buy!

Visit Sealy MacWheely shop in Kirkintilloch to test drive the Traditional, Traveller and Kiwi 3 wheels before you make your decision. Booking essential via Contact Me - pickup from shop also available with 1 hour free tuition for all wheel purchases!

Need Help Setting Up?

All Ashford Wheels come flat-packed as standard, if you would prefer for your wheel to be ready and set up for you I would be happy to provide this service as an optional extra (+£25) - pick up from shop only

Shipping

UK shipping £15. Pickup from Sealy MacWheely Shop also available - contacting in advance advisable to ensure that your preferred wheel is in stock!