Ashford Joy 2 Spinning Wheel
Ready to go:
- 4 ratios
- assembled and lacquered
- carry bag accessory
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 sliding hook 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.
- Wheel diameter 40cm (15¾ins)
- Orifice 10mm (3/8 in)
- Sliding Hook Flyer
- Bobbin capacity 130gm (4-5oz)
- Ratios 6, 8, 11, 14
- Weight 5kg (11lbs)
- Timber Lacquered plywood
- Size when folded 64 x 40 x 14cm (25 x 15¾ x 9½ins)
Built-in lazy kate, 3 x 90mm bobbins, Threading hook, Learn to spin booklet.
The Joy Freedom Flyer—a Jumbo Flyer for the Joy Wheel
- This fantastic new flyer gives you the freedom to spin your wild carder batts into fabulous, fun and funky art yarns on your Joy spinning wheel.
- With the enormous 25mm (1in) orifice and hooks you can spin and ply fibres, feathers, fabric, ribbons, cocoons and more.
- The open hooks make threading super fast and easy.
The Joy Sliding Hook Flyer Kit with 1 new larger bobbin—a retro kit for older Joy Spinning Wheels.
- Fill the bobbins evenly with the squeeze-and-slide stainless steel hooks.
- Graphite fibreglass arms make these flyers light and strong.
- New sliding hook flyer bobbins hold up to 30% more yarn.
- Due to the larger bobbins, the treadle may not fold completely into the stored position when used with older model Joys.