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Old 01-11-2012, 01:17 PM   #1
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Spinning Wheel Question
I just bought this spinning wheel from craigslist. Once I got it home, I realized that it doesn't actually look much like other spinning wheels. It has two wheels. I'm having a hard time finding any information on this. Here is a picture http://images.craigslist.org/5V15Z65...b25f0817a4.jpg

Is anybody familiar with this type of wheel? Thanks!
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Old 01-11-2012, 06:58 PM   #2
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This is a new 1 to me ...maybe 1 wheel is for spinning and the other is for plying??? or maybe 1 is for fiber and 1 is for flax??? just taking a guess here...it is a pretty wheel, Hope you figure it out or someone on here knows.
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Old 01-12-2012, 10:28 PM   #3
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It reminds me of a Watson Wheel. They make a couple models with 2 wheels on them although the wheels are side by side on their models. Here is their site anyway
http://www.watsonwheels.com/

Will be interesting to find out what this is though!
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