The most portable wheel from Schacht. . . The SIDEKICK
Here are some of the 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.
You can use the bobbins, whorls and flyer from your 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 lightweight and durable travel bobbins, 2 whorls, threading hook, and carrying strap.
Options that can be added: The Sidekick Bulky Plyer Flyer Package ("Bulky Plyer Flier Package includes the Bulky Flyer, one Bulky Bobbin & The Bulky Front Maiden/Bearing Assembly), a wide range of whorls and wooden bobbins.
Already have a Schacht Matchless or Ladybug Wheel and want to use your flyer, bobbins and whorls on your new Sidekick? You can order a Sidekick without them.
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Here's a little video clip on how to add sequins while spinning.
Delivery for spinning wheels usually takes about 3-5 weeks.