The Little Gem is the Majacraft folding wheel designed for using while travelling. It is especially useful for those who need to transport their spinning wheel but has the capability and smoothness to cater for all types of spinning.
The Little Gem comes with five bobbins and a custom made shoulder bag .
The Little Gem is very suitable for use while on vacation or away from home as it can be folded flat and transported in the special carry bag made for this wheel. The bag has a easy to use carry handle as well as a shoulder strap.
While the Little Gem is both compact and light (approximately 5kg/12lbs – this can vary with the wood), it easily handles tasks of spinning and plying the likes of wool, mohair, silk and so on. The Little Gem is a full height wheel with attractive and unique design.
Some of the features of the Little Gem are:
- double treadle
- comes with FIVE plastic bobbins
- quick change flyer
- no oiling sealed bearings
- sliding flyer hook
- sensitive scotch tension NZ rimu construction
- laminated bamboo drive while that has plenty of inertia and looks great
- compact and light
- extremely portable
- spins like a full-sized wheel with an easy rolling treadle action
- compatible bobbins and flyers with Majacraft wheels and accessories
- niddy noddy
INCLUDES A 500 gram Fibre blend package and 500 g of Naturally coloured fleece., if you have a specific colour scheme in mind please email us after purchase, if we don't have it available on the website we may be able to dye a special batch.
##this is not the new updated version of the Little Gem.
it is brand new stock, and is sitting in our onfarm shop in australia ready to ship.
***this is available now to be shipped for free or picked up from our farm shop in Koetong NE Victoria in Australia. If you have any questions please drop us an email and we will endeavour to answer all your questions. 😊