Ashford Elizabeth 2
- classic design
- huge 61cm (24ins) wheel
- high ratios
- double drive - easily converted to single drive or bobbin lead
This beautifully crafted wheel 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.
Wheel diameter 61cm (24ins)
Orifice 1cm (⅜ins)
Bobbin capacity 100gm (3-4oz)
Ratios 8.5, 11, 15 (18 bobbin lead)
Weight 9kg (20lbs)
Included accessories - Lazy Kate, 4 double drive bobbins, Threading hook, Learn to spin booklet.