This compact wheel is light weight 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.
- Double Treadle
- Single Drive
- Wheel Diameter: 15.75" (40cm)
- Orifice Diameter: 3/8" (1cm)
- Orifice Height: 23.75" (60cm)
- Bobbin Capacity: 4 - 5 oz. (130g)
- Ratios 6, 8, 11, 14:1
- Weight: 11 lb. (5kg)
- Timber Lacquered Plywood
- Size when folded 64 x 40 x 14cm (25 x 15.75 x 9.5 ins)
- Built-in Lazy Kate
- 3 x 90mm Bobbins
- Threading Hook
- Learn to Spin booklet
- Carry Bag
Our Shipping Policy
We currently ship only to addresses in the United States and Canada.
For shipping addresses in the United States, we offer FREE* 2 Day Priority Shipping on orders over $75!
Most orders are processed and on their way to you within 1 day.
Our standard form of shipping is USPS First Class or Retail Ground depending on weight. Once your order is processed, you will receive an email with your tracking information. You should expect your package to arrive within 2-8 days, per the USPS guidelines.
If you just can't wait and want your item(s) faster, we also offer the option of shipping USPS Priority. Once your order is processed, you will receive an email with your tracking information. You should expect your package to arrive within 1-3 days, per the USPS guidelines. Please note the free shipping option does not apply if you choose this form of shipping.
For those who just can't wait, we also offer the option of shipping USPS Priority Mail Express. Once your order is processed, you will receive an email with your tracking information. You should expect your package to arrive within 1-2 days (typically next day), per the USPS guidelines. Please note the free shipping option does not apply if you choose this form of shipping.
Please be aware that we can only track packages through the same tracking number and systems available to you. If your package is late, please be patient. If it has been 10 days past the estimated delivery date, or arrives damaged, please contact us and we will do everything within our control to make sure you get the item(s) you ordered.
*Looms, ceramics, umbrella swifts, and other heavy/bulky/fragile items are NOT eligible for free shipping.
Ashford Wheels & Looms: All products are drop shipped directly to your shipping address. These products are not available for in-store pickup. Shipping for these products is charged as follows: $10.00 Flat Rate Shipping. $12.00 Dropship Fee, $5.00 surcharge if under order $100.00.
Covid 19 Update: We are shipping your orders as quickly as we can, but please understand that we are working with a limited staff at a slower pace than usual. The same is true for USPS. Right now, shipping can take up to 10 days longer than they're estimating. This is because of a drastic reduction in air travel, as well as a significant decrease in the USPS workforce, all while the demand for items being shipped has increased significantly.