Both single treadle and double treadle are available in either a White frame or the new color Black Sheep. Comes with 6 bobbins, 3 of 5 7/8:1 and 3 of 7 1/2:1 with a V grove at the back of the drive whorl so that when the drive band is put in the grove you get a 19:1 ratio. It is also drilled so you can have the Lazy Kate on the right or left side of the base frame. Comes with 4 lazy kates so you can do a 4 ply yarn. Each wheel comes with a 1/4 lb. of Brown Sheep wool roving, and Babe's Sure Foot on the four corners of the base frame to keep it from sliding on the floor. Orifice is 28" from floor to center of the orifice.
These wheels using the standard bobbins have increase ratios: 5 7/8:1, 7 1/2:1, and 19:1. The wheels have a 21 1/4" diameter and is made from a wheel chair wheel with 2 bearings for effortless spinning.
It is very light weight, easy to carry, very portable and easy to pack in a suit case.
Double Treadle White: 8.2 lbs.
Double Treadle Black: 8.0 lbs.
**** This is the same price as the wheel's listed on the Babe's Fiber Garden Website. We've just added the shipping to the initial cost instead of at the end of the transaction. All spinning wheels and accessories have a shipping time of 7-14 days. ****
This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 11 February, 2012.