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Small Distaff

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Small distaff.png
Size 10x15
Where Outside,Compound


This building becomes available once you have learned the Flax Processing skill.


Built "outside" or in a Compound. Uses 10x15 cells.

May also be built outside, but then it will slowly deteriorate.


1 Teppy Minute =~ 1:06 Real Life Time

  • Spin up to 100 Lint into Thread (15 thread per lint @ 1 Teppy Minute per 1 Lint loaded).
  • Spin up to 100 Tow into Twine (3 twine per tow @ 1 Teppy Minute per 1 Tow loaded).
  • Spin up to 100 Twine into Rope (5 twine per rope @ 1 Teppy Minute per Rope).
    • Spin up to 300 Twine if you don't unload the distaff after spinning tow into twine.
  • Spin up to 100 Wool into Yarn (10 yarn per wool @ 1 Teppy Minute per Wool).
  • T5N.gifSpin 25 Steel Wire into Cable, providing unit has been upgraded with a Pinch Roller


T5N.gifIf upgraded with a Pinch Roller, can turn 25 Steel Wire into 1 Cable (max 100)

May be left running while offline.

You can stop the Distaff while its running and remove any materials it has already created and restart it. You will not be able to restart the Distaff if there are two different products in it.