Ashford Elizabeth II

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The “Fairytale wheel” – classic design – huge 61cm (24ins) wheel – high ratios – double drive and scotch tension

This beautifully crafted wheel now has a large 61cm (24ins) wheel with 12 spokes mounted on ball bearings for smooth effortless spinning.

Horizontal adjustment of the maiden bar allows perfect alignment with the 3 speed whorl. The maiden bar clamps to the base to eliminate vibration.

This Double drive wheel produces a fine, firm-twist yarn particularly suited for fine wools and exotic fibres.

One adjustment controls both drive band and bobbin take-up. Easily converted to single drive or bobbin lead.

The treadle is pivoted for a comfortable heel-toe action. Horizontal lazy kate with 4 bobbins included.

Specifications:

  • Wheel diameter 61cm (24ins)
  • Orifice 1cm (⅜ins)
  • Bobbin capacity 100gm (3-4oz)
  • Ratios 8.5, 11, 15
  • Weight 9kg (20lbs)
  • Included accessories – Lazy Kate, 4 standard bobbins, Threading hook, Learn to spin booklet.
  • Natural or lacquered finish.