Yarn ball winder

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Blog entry by Mark posted 01-21-2021 05:14 PM 460 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife being an ardent knitter gets her wool in long skeins that are a pain in the butt to rewind into a ball. I thought I should have a go at making a yarn ball winder. I have seen several on this site (My thanks to Medzehr for responding to my inquiries) and it looks like a pretty cool project. My big question is …what do you use for a drive belt? They look like O rings , but where do you get a10 -12” O ring?

-- Mark

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#1 posted 01-21-2021 09:41 PM

You might look at vaccuum cleaner belts also.

For example…

-- I intended to be a woodworker, but turned into a tool and lumber collector.

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#2 posted 01-22-2021 10:56 PM

Thank you Ocelot.

-- Mark

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