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Ashford Kiwi 3 Spinning Wheel

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**Updated Model** 

Now with folding treadles, 3-speed whorl, timber laminated MDF wheel and wooden threading hook.

Easy-to-use, the Kiwi 3 is suited to new spinners. The double treadles can make spinning more comfortable and allow you to stop and start with ease. Comes with a sliding hook flyer and large capacity bobbins.

Versatile extras include a low-cost High Speed Kit. It's robust design and low weight make it practical to transport. The Kiwi 3 comes in kit form and assembly is required.


  • Folding treadles for convenient transport and storage
  • Timber veneered MDF wheel with ball bearings ensure smooth, silent spinning
  • 3 speed whorl with 5.5, 7.5 and 9.5:1 flyer ratios
  • Double treadle, mounted on polyurethane hinges, for effortless treadling
  • Sliding hook flyer with frictionless yarn guides and 10mm orifice
  • Quick and easy bobbin change with snap-in front flyer bearing
  • Scotch tension for precise tension adjustment
  • Includes 3 large 130gm (4-5ozs) capacity bobbins
  • Built-in Lazy Kate
  • Robust construction quick and easy to assemble with the Allen key supplied

technical details
Wheel Diameter: 45cm
Orifice Diameter: 10mm
Orifice Height Above Floor: 70cm
Bobbin Capacity: 130g
Drive Type: Single
Ratios: 5.5, 7.5, 9.5

Weight: 5.5kg
Frame: New Zealand silver beech
Wheel: Timber laminated over MDF, with ball bearings
Wood Finish: Natural (unfinished) or Lacquered (clear varnish)
what's included
1 x Kiwi 3 Spinning Wheel Kit
3 x 90mm Bobbins
1 x "Learn to Spin on an Ashford Wheel" Booklet and Assembly Instructions

optional extras
Kiwi High Speed Kit - extra ratios (11 & 14) for spinning faster/finer
Kiwi Super Flyer Kit - larger bobbin flyer for bulky yarn spinning
Kiwi Skein Holder & Base - skein winder
Wax Polish - easy way to finish natural wood

ordering information
International customers : Ashford products may only be shipped to New Zealand addresses, in accordance with Ashford's policies.

Incl GST
Stock availability
The next batch of the Natural option is due approximately 4 October 2021.
The Lacquered option is due approximately 21 November 2021.
The Ashford produce their equipment in small batches at the factory in Ashburton. Due to high global demand for their equipment, batches have been selling out in advance. Please order early to secure your place in the queue.
Please contact us if you have any questions.

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Product Code: ASH458  

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