Ashford Top Whorl Spindles

Ashford Top Whorl Spindles

  • $ 23.00
    Unit price per 


Spinners have been creating yarn with drop spindles for millennia and we have a wide range of sizes from which to choose. Spin a wide range of fibers from superfine on the lightest spindle to long lustrous fleece on the heaviest spindle.

Each spindle size is sold separately. Photo shows the relationship of sizes. 

Features:

  • Portable Top Whorl spindle with 2 guide grooves. 
  • Solid silver beech hardwood
  • 5 sizes to choose from
  • Uniquely shaped wire hook
  • The whorls are hollow underneath, making them lightweight with maximum momentum.
Spindle diameters and weights:
  • tws5 - 50mm, 15g (2", ½oz)
  • tws6 - 60mm, 20g (2⅜", ¾oz)
  • tws7 - 70mm, 35g (2¾", 1¼oz)
  • tws8 - 80mm, 50g (3⅛", 1¾oz)
  • tws9 - 90mm, 80g (3½", 2¾oz)