Ashford Kiwi 2 Spinning Wheel
Kiwi 2 Spinning Wheel
The popular Ashford Kiwi has just been updated and is now available.
The Kiwi 2 features include:
New design Polyurethane hinges
New design Polyurethane conrod joints
Wider spaced treadle boards
Easy bolt and barrel nut assembly
Now includes Sliding Hook Flyer
Includes 3 x 90mm Bobbins
Snap fit front bearing
6 Spoke wheel
Built in Lazy Kate
New Nylon universal joint
If you’re learning or teaching, the Kiwi is the right wheel for you. The double treadle makes spinning more comfortable, it also makes it easier to stop and start. There are “add on” kits available that allow you to adapt the wheel to spin different types of yarn.
The wheel is made from solid Medium Density Fiberboard with a New Zealand Silver Beech frame” Wheel now supplied with ball bearings for smooth easy treadling.
Wheel diameter: 45cm (17.5″)
Orifice: 1cm (3/8″)
Bobbin capacity: 130gm (4-5ozs)
Ratios: 5.5, 7.25:1
Weight: 5.5kg (12lb)
An added bonus for beginners is the super low price.
The Kiwi comes standard as unfinished/natural.
If you would prefer a lacquered Kiwi it can be special ordered – Contact Us for delivery estimate.