Introducing the new Kiwi 3

by Cheryl Scanlan November 30, 2018

Introducing the new Kiwi 3

Ashford's most popular wheel - the Kiwi - has evolved!

The new Kiwi 3 has folding treadles, timber veneered MDF wheel, three speed whorl and a wooden threading hook! With all the great features of the Kiwi 2, the enhanced Kiwi 3 will be even more in demand from new and experienced spinners everywhere.

Specifications

  • Robust construction quick and easy to assemble with the Allen key supplied
  • Choose either natural or smooth lacquer finish
  • Weighs only 5.5kg (12lbs)
  • Wheel diameter 45cm (17½ins)
  • 10mm (⅜ ins) orifice
  • Scotch tension for precise tension adjustment
  • Double treadle, mounted on polyurethane hinges, for effortless treadling
  • 3 speed whorl with 5.5, 7.5 and 9.5:1 flyer ratios
  • Sliding hook flyer with frictionless yarn guides
  • Quick and easy bobbin change with snap-in front flyer bearing
  • Folding treadles for convenient transport and storage
  • Timber veneered MDF wheel with ball bearings ensure smooth, silent spinning
     

Includes

  • 3 large 130gm (4-5ozs) capacity bobbins
  • Wooden threading hook
  • Built-in Lazy Kate

 

The Kiwi 3 Complete Set- Aunt Jenny handpicked

Handpicked by our very own Aunt Jenny to take the hassle out of buying gifts for friends, family or loved ones.  

Everything required to get crafters excited well on their way with a first project.

The Kiwi 3 Complete Set

The Aunt Jenny handpicked Kiwi 3 Complete Set Includes: 

  • The Ashford Kiwi 3 Spinning Wheel with Folding Treadles (Natural)
  • Finishing Wax
  • Bottle of Oil
  • Built-in Lazy Kate
  • 3 large x 130gm (4-5oz) bobbins
  • Threading hook
  • Learn to Spin Booklet
  • The Ashford Classic 72ppi cloth Hand Carder (comes as a pair)
  • The Ashford Corriedale Sample Pack - has approx. 750 - 880gm (26 - 31ozs) fibre per Sample Pack and includes a fibre colour chart.
  • The Ashford Book of Hand Spinning - by Jo Reeves

Oh, And would you like all this with free shipping? Done! xo

Yes please, take me to it!

 

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Love Aunt Jenny xo

Cheryl Scanlan
Cheryl Scanlan



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