I had to try it out so I borrowed some roving (carded fiber) and spun a few feet of yarn.
Not bad for a first try..
The plans are available for free online. Dodec Spinning Wheel
And the designer has YouTube channel showing parts of the build and how it is used to spin. http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnOR92miuWYrfKqiEREwKww/feed?activity_view=3
I made a few modifications on the one I built.
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10ER #23430, 10ER #84609, 10ER #94987,two SS A-34 jigsaws for 10ER.
1959 Mark 5 #356595 Greenie, SS Magna Jointer, SS planer, SS bandsaw, SS scroll saw (gray), DC3300,