- 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
- 13.7″ drive wheel
- Ratios from 4:1 to 13:1
- Long, comfortable treadles
- Uses the same bobbins, whorls, and flyer as the Schacht Matchless, Flatiron, and Ladybug wheels. The Sidekick can be purchased without the bobbin-flyer assembly if you already own one of these wheels. This wheel does come with 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, adjustable carrying strap, and durable carry bag.
Also included with the Sidekick spinning wheel purchase from Threadbender Yarn Shop is $50 in free fiber, free assembly (unless you are having it shipped to you), and one free lesson in the store.