Fibers Wheels Tools Spindles Knitting Specials
Home
Looms
Gaywool & Natural Dyes, Mordants Drum Carder Specials Yarn
How To
Order

Kromski Spinning Wheels page 2

Minstrel unfinished, $510.00
Minstrel Clear Finish $621.00
Lazy Kate
Minstrel Mahogany Finish $635
Minstrel Distaff 25.70 (only used for flax spinning) Minstrel Walnut Finish $635.00
The Minstrel, a new spinning wheel from the Kromskis of Poland, is going to set new standards for castle style wheels. It features a wide, steady base for the double treadle operation and the wheel, which is larger than many upright wheels - 18". The wheel is easy to mount on the two support posts. The third post will mount an optional distaff.

Larger than the Kromski Mazurka, The Minstrel has stronger, bolder lines and a larger base to accommodate the larger wheel diameter and the double treadles. It is a double drive wheel but comes standard with Scotch tension set-up if your prefer the single drive feel. A threading hook and extra whorl are conveniently stored up front for easy access.

The Minstrel is made of European alder and birch. No Kromski wheel has any plastic parts and as such makes the perfect wheel for reenactors. Easy to assemble.

• wheel diameter - 18"
• orifice height - 33"; size - 3/8"
• bobbin size - full 4 oz.; 3 included -
• also includes threading hook, attached Lazy Kate and bottle of spinning wheel oil
• Ratios: 6.5, 8.5, 12 and 16 to 1; 2 whorls included
• bearings on wheel crank and bobbins; leather bearings on flyer
• weight - 13 lbs.

Special - Free shipping and large matching niddy noddy, one additional free bobbin, PLUS one pound quality spinning fiber. Assembly and spinning videos are online from the importer, www.newvoyager.com.

Check our Specials page for package deals or call/email and we can custom configure a value package with fiber or an accessory for you! (For instance, we can apply the value of the bonuses to an arched or upgright kate.)

Copper Moose usually stocks all bobbins and large niddy noddies, as well as twine/hemp and stretchy drive bands. They are listed on our eBay store, or if not an eBayer, write for a quote.

Tensioned Upgright and Arched Lazy kates can be purchased unfinished or by specific finish. Unfinished, either one is $54. Finished, either one is $60.50. As their are many different variations on this, they are special ordered, and do not count towards $100 free shipping, unless all items can be shipped from the importer.

Also available for each wheel and finish except for the Fantasia are Jumbo and Faster Flyers and Jumbo bobbins.

Extended Ratio Range whorls are available; Jumbo for Mazurka, Minstrel, Polonaise, Symphony and Fantasia, as well as Smaller for Polonaise and Symphony.

Please write for quote. Thank you.