PRELUDE spinning wheel

PRELUDE spinning wheel

Regular price £359.00 £0.00 Unit price per
VAT included

The PRELUDE is a beatiful Saxony style spinning wheel... Free postage on this wheel!

This wheel is supplied in natural unfinished wood. Apply your choice of wax polish to enhance and protect.

FibreHut's assembly & wax polishing service is available on collected orders or you can easily apply a nice coat of wax yourself. Try before you buy and classes also available on this wheel (by appointment).

With all the same quality Kromski craftsmanship of its larger counterparts, the Prelude offers a unique characteristic of compact portability to those who want a wheel reminiscent of the antique Saxony style but need the convenience of a small, transportable wheel for events like historical festivals and reenactments.


  • Wheel diameter 45cm (18")
  • Orifice 10mm
  • Standard whorl ratios 6, 10.5 and 13 to 1
  • Leather bearings on front & rear maidens
  • Double brass sleeve wheel bearings
  • Hushed plastic bobbin bearings
  • Single treadle
  • Total weight 4kg (9lbs)

With a diameter of 18”, the Prelude is suited to perform in many different speeds/ratios. The Prelude was the first single-drive-only wheel that the Kromski’s produced and features Scotch Tension and a single treadle. The oblique bench links to a built-in lazy kate with a two bobbin capacity.

Comes with...

  • On board lazy kate
  • 3 standard bobbins
  • Spinning wheel oil
  • Threading hook

Affordably priced and easy to assemble, the Prelude is a perfect beginners wheel but is occupied by components and attributes sufficient enough for a lifetime wheel.

Optional extras...

Jumbo Flyer kits expand the spinners range in two ways. First, the type of yarn created can vary from lace-weight to super bulky art yarn because of the larger orifice on the jumbo flyer. Subsequently, the jumbo bobbin allows spinners twice the capacity of the regular Kromski bobbin. A regular Kromski bobbin already offers 50% greater space than most standard bobbins in the industry with a generous 4.2 ounce capacity. Jumbo bobbins double that, essentially allowing you to spin two regular bobbins worth without a bobbin change!! This means longer, continual drafts for skeins with greater yardage.

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