Schacht Spindle Co Spinning Wheels


Red Barn Farm

Schacht Sidekick Folding Spinning Wheel

The Sidekick is Schacht's newest spinning wheel. She'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 Sidekick comes with 3 bobbins, 2 whorls, threading hook, and adjustable carrying strap. $805.00

Schacht Ladybug Spinning Wheel

The Ladybug Spinning Wheel is friendly to entry-level spinners, easy to treadle, easy to take with you, and…as cute as a bug! The Ladybug has the characteristic solid Schacht construction and its unique design is both functional and charming. Designed-in carrying handles in the legs and light weight make the Ladybug easy to pick up and transport. An optional attached tensioned Lazy Kate integrates into the front leg and makes it easy to take along, too! The Ladybug Spinning Wheel uses Scotch tension, and can also be used in double drive mode. The Ladybug comes with medium and fast flyer whorls; the slow and high speed whorls can also be used for a wide range of ratios. Price is $675.00


Single Treadle wheel $1175.00 Double Treadle Wheel $1195.00

Schacht Matchless Spinning Wheels are the most responsive spinning wheel available today. Whether you choose single treadle or double treadle action, you'll appreciate our wheels' matchless capabilities. The Schacht Spinning Wheel offers double drive, Scotch tension, and bobbin lead modes of operation. Wheels come with two flyer whorls; five other flyer whorls offer spinning ratios from 4:1 to 27.5:1. The 19 1/2" drive wheel and flyer shaft are supported by self-aligning bronze bearings for precise action. Each flyer is individually balanced and the bobbins and flyer whorls are trued on center for long and superior service. Also included with each Schacht Spinning Wheel are: its own adjustable carrying strap, two drive bands, a threading hook, a lazy Kate, and four bobbins.



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