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Guide to Making Spinning Wheels, Plans and Instructions for Building Saxony, Irish Castle and Accelerator Wheels

Carson Cooper

ISBN 978-0-9818772-2-8

Paperback, 128 pp, 6 x 9

$48.95 plus $3.95 shipping within the USA
Canadian customers must request invoice as shipping cost for Canada is dramatically higher.


This book is for anyone who has ever tried to make a spinning wheel from one of those craft plans. A wheel builder since 1997, Carson Cooper explains how to make a 30 inch Saxony spinning wheel, Irish Castle Wheel and Double wheel Accelerator with common tools. Detailed drawings and instructions are given for each.

Guide to Making Spinning Wheels provides detailed plans for making these three classic spinning-wheels, enhanced by the addition of modern day bearings and materials. Drawings, dimensions and material lists come straight from the working plans of a professional wheel-builder.