Schacht Hi-Lo Spindle

SCHACHT HI-LO SPINDLE

Our Hi-Lo Spindles offer the best of both whorls: a brass hook at the top for high-whorl spinning and a grooved shaft for low-whorl spinning. Three sizes offer a broad spectrum of spinning capabilities: 3″ (2.2 ounces), 4″ (3 ounces), and 2″ (1.1 ounces). Our Hi-Lo Spindles are made of hard maple.

Navajo Spindle

SCHACHT NAVAJO SPINDLE

Our traditional Navajo spindle is designed for thigh spinning and has a 4 1/2″ diameter whorl and a 30″ long shaft.

Pear Tahkli Spindle

SCHACHT PEAR TAHKLI SPINDLE

Our Pear Tahkli support spindle is designed for spinning short fibers and very fine yarn. It has a brass shaft and a hard maple pear-shaped whorl.

SPINDLE SPECIFICATIONS

Dimensions Weight
Navajo Spindle 4.5″ x 30″ 5oz
Pear Tahkli Spindle 1.5″ x 10.5″ 1oz
3″ Hi-Lo Drop Spindle 3″ x 10.5″ 2.2oz
4″ Hi-Lo Drop Spindle 4″ x 12″ 3oz
2″ Hi-Lo Drop Spindle 2″ x 10.5″ 1.1oz