SR 14 B spindle

An iron spindle attached to the maidens at an angle. Note the hemp thread to form the cross bindings between the sets of spokes on the drive wheel to support the drive band.

Above end of wooden base, two turned short posts hold a spindle at an angle in leather bearings. Behind the spindle can be seen the binding between the two sets of spokes. The drive band will go around the binding and the grooves in the spindle whorl.