A111 Country Spinner 2

Ashford Country Spinner 2

£475.00

For big yarns.

  • huge capacity bobbin
  • double treadle
  • large orifice
  • spin thick novelty yarns

The Country Spinner 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 and the bobbins have up to a huge 1kg (2.2lb) capacity. The ball bearings and double treadle allows for an easy start and treadling. The slow drive ratio and sensitive leather flyer brake system are ideal for creating unique novelty yarns.

Included accessories:

• 3 speed country spinner bobbin
• Learn to spin booklet
• Built in Lazy Kate

We recommend that in order to save on delivery costs, you purchase  one or more additional bobbins when placing your order for the Country Spinner 2.  Until we have them listed on the site, please contact us to amend your order.

Please read our important note on Ashford Delivery Charges before placing your order.

Visit the Ashford site for a review and videos of the Country Spinner 2 in action.

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Product Description

Specifications:

  • Wheel diameter: 46cm (18ins)
  • Orifice: 27 mm  (1⅛in)
  • Bobbin capacity: 900gm – 1kg (2.2lbs)
  • Ratios: 3, 4 & 5:1
  • Weight: 8kg (17½lbs)
  • Wood: silver beech hardwood
  • Ball bearings

Improved from original model:

  • 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.
  • Provision for plying from 2 bobbins.
  • New nylon universal bearings for the con rod.

Additional Information

Weight 6.6 kg