Support: All Wheel Serial Number History

Matchless Spinning Wheel: The serial number is on the back of the wheel, on a small, rectangular piece of wood that protrudes slightly.

The serial number on a Matchless is the date of assembly (mmddyy.)

Example: DT102407 2 = a double treadle wheel built on October 24, 2007, the second wheel built that day.

Single Treadle wheels only have the date and sequence number, no letters.
Ladybug Spinning Wheel: The serial number is on the back of the wheel, on a protruding oval piece of wood.

The serial number on a Ladybug is the date of assembly (mmddyy.)

Example: LB011408 171 = Ladybug spinning wheel built on January 14, 2008. 171 is the ID number.
Sidekick Spinning Wheel: The serial number is on the underside of the right treadle.

The serial number on a Sidekick is the date of assembly (mmyy.)

Example: SK 1111 1645 = is a Sidekick spinning wheel built in November 2011. 645 is the ID number.

Schacht-Reeves Spinning Wheel: The serial number is on the brass name plate on the side of the base.

To inquire about your SR serial number, contact us. A more detailed serial number history will be available soon.

Schacht Spindle

Schacht Spindle Company has been producing hand-crafted weaving and spinning equipment in Boulder, CO since 1969. We are committed to producing the tools for the crafts we love.