Ashford Traveller
Ashford Traveller

Ashford Traveller

Sale price $705.98 Save $0.00

The Ashford Traveller is small and beautiful with both double drive and scotch tension system options, compact castle design, 46cm (18ins) wheel and built-in lazy kate.

Double Drive Option: This lightweight, compact, castle wheel will spin fine to medium yarn using the two drive ratios and bulky yarn with the optional jumbo flyer. The wheel is easy to start with the double treadles that are are hinged to allow a comfortable heel-toe action. Ball bearings make treadling smooth and effortless.


Specifications:
-Wheel diameter 46 cm (18 ins)
-Orifice 1 cm (⅜ in)
-Bobbin capacity 100 gm (3-4 oz)
-Ratios 6.5, 8.5 (11.5 bobbin lead)
-Weight 7 kg (15 lbs)


Single Drive Option: 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. 


Specifications:
-Wheel diameter 46 cm (18 ins)
-Orifice 1 cm (⅜ in)
-Bobbin capacity 100 gm (3-4 oz)
-Ratios 5.5, 10, 14
-Weight 7 kg (15 lbs)


Included accessories for both Single and Double Drives: Built-in lazy kate, 4 double drive bobbins, Threading hook, Learn to spin booklet.


Other available accessories: Jumbo flyer kit, distaff, quill spindle, regular and jumbo bobbins.


Choose unfinished or a clear, lacquered finish.