Schacht Sidekick Spinning Wheel
The Schacht Sidekick is Schacht’s newest spinning wheel. It’s designed to fold easily, yet be a solid spinner. Here are some of the Sidekick’s features:
-Folds to 21 1/2″ h x 8 1/4″ w x 15″ d.
-Integrated storage of bobbins, flyer, and whorls for transport.
-Lightweight at 13 pounds.
-13 3/4″ drive wheel allows for ratios from 4.25 to 15.25.
-Long, comfortable treadles.
-Uses the same bobbins, whorls, and flyer as the Schacht Matchless and Ladybug wheels.
-The Sidekick can be purchased without the bobbin-flyer assembly.
-25″ orifice height for comfortable spinning.
-Employs Scotch tension with precise control knob.
-The drive wheel spins on ball bearings. The flyer turns on self-aligning bearings.
-Drive band tension adjuster allows for all whorls to be used with one drive band.
The Schacht Sidekick Spinning Wheel comes with 3 travel bobbins, fast and medium whorls, threading hook, and adjustable carrying strap.