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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 Sliding Hook Flyer Bobbins Single Drive
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.

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Product Code: ASH458  

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