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Beautiful working antique Click Reel (self counting skein winder), clicks every 3rd rotation to measure your yardage. It’s in perfect fully working condition with a deep natural patina, original chip carving detail on the table, no damage or repairs. Beautiful and gracefully crafted (not “rustic”) working equipment. Although it is a showpiece of craftsmanship (even has a built in carry handle) it is not fragile. Makes full size skeins. $100. Bremerton WA. Pick up only. Email if interested.
Upright, antique Spinning Wheel from 1870 to 1880, $300, Located in Olympia, WA, please contact Kate.
Ashford traditional single drive Spinning Wheel with triple bobbin stand, $400, Located in Olympia, WA, please contact Kate.
Primitive antique skein sinder, missing one arm, $25
Self-Counting, antique skein sinder, $75
Located in Olympia, WA, please contact Kate
We have a 24″ TexTek small industrial carding machine for sale. It has a 6′ infeed belt, four pairs of workers/strippers and a doffer and comb take-off system. The fiber comes off on a small conveyor belt and either drops to the batting wheel or you can hook up the roving deck for beautiful roving. We have carded everything from fine alpaca and merino to coarser alpaca fiber, mohair, Romney, Gotland and Cotswold with good results. It has fully adjustable infeed, doffer and main controls. This is a great carder for starting your own fiber processing mill. For pick up in Yelm, WA. $24000.00. Email for photos and questions.
Beautiful Schacht Matchless spinning wheel; in excellent condition (like new); maple wood, used very little. Single-treadle; dual or single drive bands; includes maple wood Lazy Kate with 5 bobbins, threading hook, carrying strap, owners manual and custom-made niddy-noddy; pictures available at Craigslist in Sacramento, Ca area. Prefer pick-up. Calpine, CA. Asking $875. Email if interested.
Wheel Diameter: 19.5″
Orifice Height: 28″
Orifice Diameter: 0.375”
Ratios: 9:1, 11:1, 13:1, & 15.5:1