The Hopper is our original travel wheel and is unlike any other wheel on the market. This unique travel wheel has state of the art SpinOlution engineering for a smooth spinning experience. 

The Hopper is not compatible with GOLDEN WHORL engineering. 

Please note: The product can differ slightly from shown photos, since we try to improve our products continuously. 

PRICING

  • 8 oz Flyer & 3 Bobbins  $959
  • 16 oz Flyer & 3 Bobbins  $1279
  • 32 oz Flyer & 3 Bobbins  $1279
  • PACKAGE DEAL (8 & 16 oz) $1759
  • PACKAGE DEAL (8 & 32 oz) $1759

HOPPER RATIOS

  • 8 oz Setup
    • High Whorl: 1:15, 1:12, 1:9, 1:6
    • Low Whorl: 4.5:1, 3:1, 2:1, 1.5:1
  • 16 oz Setup: 
    • High Whorl: 1:16, 1:11, 1:8, 1:4
    • Low Whorl: 1:8, 1:5.5, 1:4, 1:2
  • 32 oz Setup
    • High Whorl: 1:11, 1:9, 1:7, 1:5
    • Low Whorl: 1:3, 1:2, 1.5:1, 1:1

SPECIFICATIONS

Length: 18.5 in (at the treadle)
Height: 20.5 in
Width: 16 in (at the flyer front to back in the open position)
Width: 7.5 in (front to back in closed storage position)
8 speeds, 3 Setup size options
Orifice Height: 21 inches
Weight: 12-14 pounds

STANDARD FEATURES

  • Comprehensive Ratios for Spinning Traditional Yarns & Fibers
  • Open / Bypassable Hook Orifice for Spinning Art Yarns & Textures
  • Quick-Change Magnetic Bobbins & Stretchy Drive Bands
  • Easy-Adjust Tension Knob for Perfect Uptake
  • Whisper Quiet Operation
  • Finished Baltic Birch Wood for Warp-Resistant Durability
  • Ergonomic Treadling System
  • Small Footprint with Slip-Resistant Floor Grips
  • Designed & Made in the USA

I have spun and created award winning yarns using my SpinOlution wheels; super lace weight English Angora from my bunnies, to squishy soft worsted weight yarns from my flock of Cormo sheep, to big, funky, chunky, art yarns.
— C. Troia