The Sidekick is Schacht’s travel spinning wheel. It’s designed to fold easily, yet be a solid spinner.
- Double Treadle
- Scotch Tension
- Integrated storage of bobbins, flyer, and whorls for transport.
- Ratios from 4:1 to 13:1.
- 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.
- Employs Scotch tension with a 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.
- 3 - Travel Bobbins
- Fast and Medium Whorls
- Threading Hook
- Poly Drive Band
- Adjustable Carrying Strap
- Carry Bag
- Weight: 13 lbs.
- Open: 27.25" h × 18" w × 15" d
- Folded: 21.5" h x 8.25" w x 15" d
- Orifice Height: 25"
- Orifice Diameter: 3/8"
- Drive Wheel Diameter : 13.7"
- High Speed Bobbin
- Additional Whorls
- Tensioned Lazy Kate
- Schacht Niddy Noddy
- Sidekick Bulky Plyer Flyer
- The Sidekick W/O - with out Flyer, bobbins or whorls. If you already own a Matchless or Ladybug, you can use your existing flyers, bobbins & whorls on the Sidekick. See SKU SCH-5001.
Receive a free bag of wool top with the purchase of this wheel.