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Ashford Spinning Wheels

They can be ordered and deliver through Get Stitchin’.  We can also drop ship to your home, but there are extra shipping charges.  Stop in and lets talk fiber…

 

Traditional Wheel

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The most popular spinning wheel in the world.
Why is it so popular? The separate drive band and bobbin brake adjustment is easy to understand and simple to operate. The bobbins are quick and easy to change. Scotch tension and 4 speed flyer allow for a wide variety of yarn to be spun. Horizontal adjustment of the maiden bar allows perfect alignment with the 4 speed whorl.
Ball bearings and large 56cm (22ins) wheel makes treadling smooth and effortless and easy to maintain a steady speed. The wide legs give good stability especially when speed spinning. The treadle is pivoted to allow a comfortable heel-toe action. Lazy Kate and 4 bobbins included. The many optional accessories make this an extremely versatile wheel.

– proven design for over 40 years
– large 56cm (22ins) wheel
– robust
– versatile

 

 

Traveller Wheel

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Small and beautiful – the ideal travelling companion
This lightweight, compact castle wheel will spin fine to medium yarn using the 4 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. Four bobbins are supplied and are quick and easy to change.

– compact castle design
– 46cm (18ins) wheel
– built-in lazy kate
– double treadle

 

 

 

 

Elizabeth 2

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Fairytale wheel
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. Tensioned lazy kate with 4 bobbins included.

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kiwi 2

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Great value

This is an excellent beginner wheel due to its easy learning ratios, double treadle and affordable price. The double treadle and ball bearings allow for easy treadling and “hands-free” start. Treadles are mounted on polyurethane hinges for a smooth, quiet and comfortable heel-toe action. The stretchy drive cord does not require any adjustment as you change from one ratio to another and always maintains the correct tension. The scotch tension allows easy control of the drafting process. The central flyer is convenient for right and left-handed spinners. The wheel is easy and quick to assemble with the Allen key supplied and the robust construction makes this an ideal wheel for individuals, schools and clubs. The wheel itself is made of MDF, a high-density durable wood product that can be painted or decorated.

– affordable
– easy learning ratios
– perfect starter wheel
– double treadle

 

 

 

Joy 2

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Ready to go
This compact wheel is light weight (5kg/11lb) and portable with folding treadle, built-in lazy kate and carry handle. Fold and go – it can be carried easily in cars, as carry-on luggage in planes (check with your airline first as this varies from aircraft to aircraft) and takes up little space at home. Spin a variety of yarns using the four ratios. The stretchy drive cord does not require any adjustment as you change from one ratio to another and always maintains the correct tension. The wheel and flyer are mounted on ball bearings for effortless spinning. Smooth and quiet with treadles mounted on polyurethane hinges to allow a comfortable heel-toe action. The wheel comes assembled and lacquered, ready for spinning.

– portable
– 4 ratios
– assembled and lacquered

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Country Spinner 2

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For big yarns
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

 

 

 

 

 

 

e-Spinner

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Production machine
Spin large amounts of yarn, quickly and effortlessly for yourself or a cottage industry. The e-Spinner is quiet, convenient and simple to use. No treadling required! It comes complete with 12 V transformer, interchangeable wall plugs (for New Zealand/Australia, USA/Europe/Japan and UK), jumbo sliding hook flyer, 3 jumbo bobbins and lazy kate with a yarn guide. It has a silent 12-volt DC 1.25amp 70w motor. The quiet direct-drive flyer has an infinitely variable speed from 0-1800 rpm so it is suitable for all skill levels. Hand controls allow you to easily turn the motor off and on, change speed and direction. The bobbins are quick and easy to change. Small and portable plus the optional 12v car cord enables you to take the e-Spinner with you to guild meetings, on holiday, use it in the car, caravan, RV or boat. The scotch tension system allows all types of yarn to be spun. It comes assembled and lacquered. Three large capacity jumbo bobbins are supplied. CE approved.

 

  • effortless spinning
  • infinitely variable speed
  • very quiet motor
  • portable
  • very easy to learn
  • assembled and lacquered
  • jumbo bobbins
  • CE approved

 

 

 

 

Louet Spinning Wheels

They can be ordered and deliver through Get Stitchin’.  We can also drop ship to your home, but there are extra shipping charges.  We can not guarantee delivery time or back-orders for Louet.

 

OLIVIA S80DT Spinning Wheel – Unfinished

OLIVIA S80DT Spinning Wheel - Unfinished

COST:  $750.00

 

Product Information

Olivia is the latest Spinning Wheel designed by Jan Louet. It is classical looking wheel with turned wood, reminiscent of the old S70 series Louet wheels. This is a scotch tension system. New Jan 2014

 

 

 

 

VICTORIA S95 – BEECH Spinning Wheel (without carry case)

VICTORIA S95 - BEECH Spinning Wheel (without carry case)

COST:  $800.00

Product Information

The new generation of Louet spinning wheels, Victoria and S10 Concept, have Scotch tension: single belt, flyer drive with an adjustable bobbin brake to regulate the tension on the yarn that you are spinning. The standard ratios are higher than those of the first generation, which makes it easier to spin very fine yarns. When using the highspeed set the ratio increases even further. Victoria is available in a lacquered beech (S95) and a lacquered oak version (S96). The double treadle Victoria wheel folds down to 14 x 36 x 55 cm (5 1/2″ x 14 1/4″ x 21 3/4″. It contains a lazy kate with two extra bobbins (3 total included). A carrying case can be purchased separately, product# 1.197 Specifications: – Main wheel: 36 cm (14 1/4″) – Ratios: 1:6, 1:8.5, 1:13 (1:20 with high speed set) – Orifice: 8 and 12 mm (5/16″ and 1/2″), height from the ground 59 cm (23 1/4″) – Bobbin capacity: approx 100 gr (4 ounces) – Weight: 3.6 kg (8 lb) – With 3 Bobbins and lazy kate include Accessories available: extra bobbins high-speed set with three bobbins (ratio 1:20) high-speed bobbin third shaft to extend the lazy kate for three bobbins stand-alone foldable skeinwinder stand-alone lazy kate with adjustable brake for three bobbins carrying case.

VICTORIA S96 – OAK Spinning Wheel (without carry case)

VICTORIA S96 - OAK Spinning Wheel (without carry case)

COST: $820.00

Product Information

The new generation of Louet spinning wheels, Victoria and S10 Concept, have Scotch tension: single belt, flyer drive with an adjustable bobbin brake to regulate the tension on the yarn that you are spinning. The standard ratios are higher than those of the first generation, which makes it easier to spin very fine yarns. When using the highspeed set the ratio increases even further. Victoria is available in a lacquered beech (S95) and a lacquered oak version (S96). The double treadle Victoria wheel folds down to 14 x 36 x 55 cm (5 1/2″ x 14 1/4″ x 21 3/4″. It contains a lazy kate with two extra bobbins (3 total included). A carrying case can be purchased separately, product# 1.197 Specifications: – Main wheel: 36 cm (14 1/4″) – Ratios: 1:6, 1:8.5, 1:13 (1:20 with high speed set) – Orifice: 8 and 12 mm (5/16″ and 1/2″), height from the ground 59 cm (23 1/4″) – Bobbin capacity: approx 100 gr (4 ounces) – Weight: 3.6 kg (8 lb) – With 3 Bobbins and lazy kate include Accessories available: extra bobbins high-speed set with three bobbins (ratio 1:20) high-speed bobbin third shaft to extend the lazy kate for three bobbins stand-alone foldable skeinwinder stand-alone lazy kate with adjustable brake for three bobbins carrying case.

S10 Concept DT Spinning Wheel – Sct

S10 Concept DT Spinning Wheel - Sct

COST:  785.00

Product Information

Original S10 DT SCOTCH TENSION – Classic wheel, 3 bobbins, flyer with fixed hooks and Lazy Kate Rack

 

 

 

 

 

S10 Spinning Wheel

S10 Spinning Wheel

COST:  $620.00

Product Information

The first generation Louët spinning wheels, like the S10 and S17, all have a single belt bobbin drive with an adjustable flyer brake to regulate tension. This results in spinning wheels that are very easy to learn how to spin on, and also very suitable to spin thicker yarns. Sturdily constructed of lacquered solid beech and laminated birch, it is also suitable for production spinners. The single hole in the wheel leads to a balanced flywheel, which ensures, that the wheel always stops in the place where you stop. The bobbins have a sheave with three settings that can be used to obtain three spinning speeds or ratios. By using different types of bobbins and flyers, Louët spinning wheels can be used to produce every kind of yarn, from coarse wool to fine silks. Each wheel comes equipped with a two bobbin lazy kate. A High Speed Set is also available for this wheel for easier spinning of very fine yarns. Finally, an excellent spinning wheel must turn freely and quietly. Accordingly we use maintenance-free ball bearings in the main hub and at the footman connection. (No lubrication is required). The spinning wheels are disassembled to the extent that they can be packed flat and shipped economically. The assembly consists of tightening two nuts for which tools and instructions are included.Specifications:
– Main wheel: Ø 50 cm (19 3/4″)
– Ratios: 1: 5.5, 1:7.5, 1:10.5
– Orifice: Ø 12 mm (1/2″), height from the ground 70 cm (27 5/8″)
– Weight: 6 kg (13 lb)Accessories available:
extra bobbins
high speed bobbin and matching flyer
high speed fat core bobbin
bulky bobbin and matching flyer
stand-alone foldable skeinwinder
stand-alone lazy kate with adjustable brake for four bobbins
extra lazy kate for two bobbins (for S10DT only)

 

 

S10 DT Spinning Wheel – Finished

S10 DT Spinning Wheel - Finished

COST:  $750.00

Product Information

The first generation Loue?t spinning wheels, like the S10 and S17, all have a single belt bobbin drive with an adjustable flyer brake to regulate tension. This results in spinning wheels that are very easy to learn how to spin on, and also very suitable to spin thicker yarns. Sturdily constructed of lacquered solid beech and laminated birch, it is also suitable for production spinners. The single hole in the wheel leads to a balanced flywheel, which ensures, that the wheel always stops in the place where you stop. The bobbins have a sheave with three settings that can be used to obtain three spinning speeds or ratios. By using different types of bobbins and flyers, Loue?t spinning wheels can be used to produce every kind of yarn, from coarse wool to fine silks. Each wheel comes equipped with a two bobbin lazy kate. A High Speed Set is also available for this wheel for easier spinning of very fine yarns. Finally, an excellent spinning wheel must turn freely and quietly. Accordingly we use maintenance-free ball bearings in the main hub and at the footman connection. (No lubrication is required). The spinning wheels are disassembled to the extent that they can be packed flat and shipped economically. The assembly consists of tightening two nuts for which tools and instructions are included. Specifications: – Main wheel: 50 cm (19 3/4″)
– Ratios: 1: 5.5, 1:7.5, 1:10.5
– Orifice:12 mm (1/2″), height from the ground 70 cm (27 5/8″)
– Weight: 6 kg (13 lb)Accessories available:
extra bobbins
high speed bobbin and matching flyer
high speed fat core bobbin
bulky bobbin and matching flyer
stand-alone foldable skeinwinder
stand-alone lazy kate with adjustable brake for four bobbins
extra lazy kate for two bobbins (for S10DT only)

 

S17 Spinning Wheel – Unfinished

S17 Spinning Wheel - Unfinished
COST:  $390.00
FIBER PROMOTION – Buy and Paint your S17 and receive $200 of fiber FREE….The S17 is an exceptional wheel for beginner spinners. It comes standard with 3 bobbins, lazy kate and standard flyer. Its functionality and adaptability are such that you can grow with your wheel adding Art yarn flyer and bobbins or High speed flyer and bobbins for fine spinning. This wheel will let you explore the wonderful world of hand spinning. The wheel is a Kit and needs complete assembly. The wood is unfinished – you will need to lacquer, oil, or paint your new S17. The wood will be sanded and the edges rounded. The backpost on the S17 will be 32mm thick, the original S17 skeinwinder will not fit the new version, however, our stand alone skeinwinder will solve that problem. A great wheel at a great price! The first generation Louet spinning wheels, like the S10 and S17, all have a single belt bobbin drive with an adjustable flyer brake to regulate tension. This results in spinning wheels that are very easy to learn how to spin on, and also very suitable to spin thicker yarns. The bobbins have a sheave with three settings that can be used to obtain three spinning speeds or ratios. By using different types of bobbins and flyers, Louet spinning wheels can be used to produce every kind of yarn, from coarse wool to fine silks. A High Speed Set is also available for this wheel for easier spinning of very fine yarns. Finally, an excellent spinning wheel must turn freely and quietly. Accordingly we use maintenance-free ball bearings in the main hub and at the footman connection. (No lubrication is required). The wheels are made of a laminated hardwood with a “birch” exterior finish. Specifications: – Main wheel: 50 cm (19 3/4″) – Ratios: 1:5.5, 1:7.5, 1:10.5 – Orifice: 12 mm (1/2″), height 70 cm (27 5/8″) – Weight: 5 kg (11 lb) Accessories available: extra bobbins high speed bobbin and matching flyer (clear lacquered) high speed fat core bobbin (clear lacquered) bulky bobbin and matching flyer (clear lacquered) stand alone skeinwinder lazy kate with adjustable brake for four bobbins (clear lacquered)