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Spinning wheel bobbins

Spinning wheel bobbins

You can never have enough bobbins! Spare bobbins for Ashford wheels and lazy Kates. Single and double-drive, sliding hook flyer bobbins and jumbo bobbins

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Ashford Spinning Wheel Maintenance Kit

Ashford Spinning Wheel Maintenance Kit

Lots of those odd parts that may need replacing from time to time, and a bottle of Ashford's non-staining oil. Many of these parts are available separately on this page.

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Ashford spinning wheel oil (for lubrication)

Ashford spinning wheel oil (for lubrication)

Do you have a bottle of spinning wheel oil close to hand? Ashford recommend oiling your wheel before each time you use it. That's probably a little bit OTT. But if you haven't oiled it for a while, then you'll find that it'll make things noticeably smoother and quieter.

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Ashford threading hook

Ashford threading hook

This is the wire hook supplied with Traditional, Traveller and Kiwi wheels. Comes with ribbon for tying to front maiden.

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Ashford brake band set

Ashford brake band set

Springs and monofilament brake band for Ashford wheels with scotch tension. Please note that Ashford no longer supply these items individually, only as part of this brake band set or the maintenance kit.

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Ashford tension knob - push-in

Ashford tension knob - push-in

Scotch tension knob for Ashford Spinning wheels. The design of this knob has changed over the years, this one fits newer wheels and fits a 12mm hole

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Flexi (stretchy) drive band

Flexi (stretchy) drive band

Flexi or stretchy driving band for single-drive spinning wheels. Lower maintenance and better friction with less tension.

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Drive band

Drive band

Spare string-type driving band for spinning wheels. NB - I'm no longer stocking this item, It's included in the Maintenance kit above, otherwise ordinary string does the job very well.

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Con-rod retaining clip

Con-rod retaining clip

Nylon clip which holds conrod in place to the end of the crank, for cranks that have a suitable groove. Pack of 2

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Beeswax

Beeswax

A block of 100% beeswax from Norfolk beekeepers. Can be used for lubricating certain points on your wheel (and your drawer runners), to make your own wood polish, to coat thread when sewing and countless other uses.

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