Schacht Sidekick

The Sidekick is Schacht's newest spinning wheel. She's designed to fold easily, yet be a solid spinner.
  • Folds to 21.5" h x 8.25" w x 15" d.

  • Integrated storage of bobbins, flyer, and whorls for transport.

  • Lightweight at 13 pounds.

  • 13.75" drive wheel allows for ratios from 4.25 to 13.75:1.

  • 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 travel bobbins, fast and medium whorls, threading hook, and adjustable carrying strap.

Also available: The Sidekick Bulky Plyer Flyer Package can be added at any time. 

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