Sunday, June 8, 2008

The Hitch Hiker

Hey have you seen the Hitch Hiker spinning wheel? These cute, portable wheels are made by Merlin Tree in Vermont. Really great price for a really portable wheel. Susan also has bags available to carry them and other equipment around.

  • The Hitch Hiker is a friction drive - no drive band
  • single treadle - left or right3 bobbins and on-board lazy kate (bobbins are Ashford SD compatible)14" wheel floor to orifice - 17-1/8" - flyer is at a 45 degree angle upward

  • orifice diameter - 3/8".Standard flyer holds 4 oz bobbin optional jumbo flyer holds 10 oz bobbin

  • Standard ratios of 7:1, 9:1 and 13:119-3/4" height - airline carry-on compatible

  • 9.3 pounds

  • Hitch Hiker basic- $269

Here is another darling lamb photo!

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