Inspiration. Imagination. Motivation
This is a specialist wheel designed to spin art yarns, extra bulky yarn used in rug weaving and chunky knitting or for plying bulk quantities. Extra-large orifice with slow drive ratios and sensitive leather flyer brake system are ideal for creating unique art yarns.
Choose either natural timber or smooth lacquer finish
Huge capacity bobbin
Double treadle, with polyurethane hinges, for effortless treadling
Extra large orifice
Designs are easily imported through a USB and edited through the machine's advanced on-screen editing functions. Navigation through all of these features has become easier with the MC550E’s LCD color touchscreen.
Finish: natural, lacquered
Treadle: double treadle
Ratios: 3, 4, 5:1
Wheel diameter: 46cm (18")
Weight: 8kg (17½lb)
Bobbin capacity: 1.4kg (3lb)
Orifice: 2.7cm (1⅛")
Orifice height: 72.5cm (28½")