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Schacht SideKick Spinning Wheel

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Schacht SideKick Spinning Wheel

Schacht Sidekick Spinning Wheel

Tte Sidekick, Schacht's folding spinning wheel that is compact, easy to fold and unfold, and above all else…a superior spinner. She is everything you are looking for in a traveling companion.

Sidekick’s Features:

  • Folds to 21 1/2" x 15" x 8 1/4".Integrated storage of bobbins, flyer, and whorls for transport.
  • Lightweight at 13 pounds.13 3/4" drive wheel allows for ratios between 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 carrying strap.

Also available:


  • Weight - 13 lb
  • Sidekick Spinning Wheel - Open   - 27 1/4" h × 18" w × 15" d
  • Sidekick Spinning Wheel - Folded - 21 1/2" h x 8 1/4" w x 15" d
  • Orifice Height - 25"
  • Orifice Diameter - 3/8"
  • Drive Wheel Diameter - 13.25"
Free Introductory Spinning Kit with the Purchase of a Sidekick.