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ASHFORD SPINNING WHEELS

Elizabeth 2

Beautifully crafted for effortless spinning, looks magnificient in your home.

Larger 24"/61cm drive wheel mounted on ball bearings makes for smooth effortless spinning.

Horizontal adjustment of maiden bar allows perfect adjustment with all 3 whorls. Maiden bar clamps to base to eliminate vibration. Double drive with scotch tension.

Choose natural or clear lacquer finish.

Options; high speed double drive adaptor kit, jumbo double drive flyer kit, flax distaff, quill spindle. Double drive with scotch tension option.

WHEEL DIAMETER
61cm (24")
ORIFICE
1cm (3/8 ")
BOBBIN CAPACITY
100gm (3-4oz)
RATIOS
8.5, 11, 15:1 & 18:1 bobbin lead
WEIGHT
9kg (20lb)


Elizabeth 2


Electronic



If you are wanting to spin large amounts of yarn, perhaps for a small cottage industry, or if you have trouble treadling, the electronic is your best choice.

Spin fine and textured yarns.

Very easy to use and very portable.

Spin at home or in your car, caravan, RV or boat.

Smooth quiet direct drive 12V motor. Includes a sliding hook flyer, 3 large jumbo bobbins and lazy kate with yarn guide. Power pack, cord and interchangable outlet. Assembled & lacquered. Quiet motor drives flyer. Change speed to spin thin to thick yarns. So portable, very light and compact.

ORIFICE
1.5cm (5/8")
MOTOR
12Volt DC 1.25Amp
SPEED
0-1500rpm
BOBBIN CAPACITY
225g (8oz)
POWER SUPPLY
110 or 220 Volt
WEIGHT
2.8kg (6lbs)


It comes to you assembled and lacquered, and is made from New Zealand Silver Beech.
3 Bobbins and a Lazy Kate are included.


Electronic


Traditional Single Drive

Start your creative journey with this popular wheel.

Left-handed Traditional also available.

Beautifully crafted for effortless spinning.

WHEEL DIAMETER
56cm (22")
ORIFICE
1cm (3/8")
BOBBIN CAPACITY
100gm (3-4oz)
RATIOS
6.5, 12.5 & 17.5
WEIGHT
8kg (17.5lb)

Tradional Spinning Wheel


Traditional Double Drive

The same popular wheel as the scotch tension traditional, but with
the benefits of both double drive for fine worsted yarns and scotch
tension for softer woolen yarns. This wheel will grow with you.

Simply buy the add on kits later to allow you to spin different types of yarn.

WHEEL DIAMETER
56cm (22")
ORIFICE
1cm (3/8")
BOBBIN CAPACITY
100gm (3-4oz)
RATIOS
7.5, 10:1 & 14:1 bobbin lead
WEIGHT
8kg (17.5lb)
Tradional Spinning Wheel - Double Drive


Traveller Single Drive

The Traveller with scotch tension is a great little wheel that suits most
spinners. Like the Traditional you can buy "add on" kits that allow you
to adapt the wheel to your specific spinning needs.

If you collect the complete set of kits, you will have a wheel that will spin
almost any type of yarn you can imagine.

With the Traveller you also have the bonus of portability. The wheel has been
designed to fit snuggly into the boot of your car, so it's easy to take it
with you to workshops, and spin-ins.

The wheel is made from solid New Zealand Silver Beech and comes
complete with 4 bobbins, threading hook, learn to spin booklet,
and built in lazy kate.

The Traveller Spinning Wheel now comes with Double Treadle as standard.

WHEEL DIAMETER
46cm (18")
ORIFICE
1cm (3/8")
BOBBIN CAPACITY
100gm (3-4oz)
RATIOS
5.5, 10 & 14:1
WEIGHT
7kg (15lb)
Traveller Spinning Wheel- Single Drive


Traveller Double Drive

The Traveller with double drive and scotch tension is a great little wheel
that suits most spinners.

Like the Traditional you can buy "add on" kits that allow you to adapt the
wheel to your specific spinning needs.

If you collect the complete set of kits, you will have a wheel that will
spin almost any type of yarn you can imagine.

With the Traveller you also have the bonus of portability. The wheel has
been designed to fit snuggly into the boot of your car, so it's easy to
take it with you to workshops, and spin-ins.

The wheel is made from solid New Zealand Silver Beech and comes
complete with 4 bobbins, threading hook, learn to spin booklet,
and built in lazy kate.

The Traveller Spinning Wheel now comes with Double Treadle as standard.

WHEEL DIAMETER
46cm (18")
ORIFICE
1cm (3/8")
BOBBIN CAPACITY
100gm (3-4oz)
RATIOS
6.5, 8.5:1 & 11.5:1 bobbin lead
WEIGHT
7kg (15lb)


Traveller Spinning Wheel- Double Drive
Joy Single Treadle

The Joy is the solution to portable spinning.

You can take this wheel with you wherever you go!

The revolutionary design is ultra light weight and folds up
to fit inside a carry bag. We have heard stories of spinners
taking this wheel all over the world, on a boat, on a plane,
a train or in a caravan!

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.

Made from strong furniture grade plywood.

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!

WHEEL DIAMETER
40cm (15.75")
ORIFICE
1cm (3/8")
BOBBIN CAPACITY
100gm (3-4oz)
RATIOS
6, 8, 11 & 14:1
WEIGHT
5kg (11lb)


Joy Double Treadle

The Joy is the solution to portable spinning.

You can take this wheel with you wherever you go!

The revolutionary design is ultra light weight and folds up
to fit inside a carry bag. We have heard stories of spinners
taking this wheel all over the world, on a boat, on a plane,
a train or in a caravan!

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.

Made from strong furniture grade plywood.

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!

WHEEL DIAMETER
40cm (15.75")
ORIFICE
1cm (3/8")
BOBBIN CAPACITY
100gm (3-4oz)
RATIOS
6, 8, 11 & 14:1
WEIGHT
6kg (13lb)

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