Flyer Head: Sizes

Pricing includes the flyer head, one bobbin, and hook orifice bar.

Not included: additional bobbins, tube orifice bar, wheel base, or shipping cost.

 
 

4 oz / 4A oz

4 oz is ideal for spinning fine yarns, and 4A is accelerated - engineered specifically for superfine yarns and short staple length fibers. Available on the following wheels:

  • $409 - Echo 4 oz Flyer Head

  • $549 - Echo 4A Flyer Head

  • $549 - Monarch 4A Flyer Head

  • $549 - Firefly 4A Flyer Head


12 oz

This size is Pollywog exclusive and is only available as an upgrade to the Pollywog.

$409 - Pollywog 12 oz Flyer Head

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8 oz

8 oz is similar (if not slightly larger) to most standard size bobbins. Many spinners find this size ideal for spinning and plying all fine & medium weights of yarn except bulky. Available on the following wheels:

  • $549 - Echo 8 oz Flyer Head

  • $489 - Hopper 8 oz Flyer Head

  • $549 - Monarch 8 oz Flyer Head

  • $549 - Firefly 8 oz Flyer Head


32 oz

This size is ideal for production art and bulky yarn spinners who need large amounts of yardage for big projects, or need extra room for plying big skeins. Beginner art yarn spinners may find the 16 oz more manageable. Available on the following models: 

  • $549 - Echo 32 oz Flyer Head

  • $489 - Hopper 32 oz Flyer Head

  • $549 - Monarch 32 oz Flyer Head

  • $549 - Firefly 32 oz Flyer Head

16 oz

This size is an ideal starting point for spinners wanting to spin bulky or art yarns. It is large enough for tailspinning, and small enough to make yarns a manageable size for working with and selling. Available on the following wheels:

  • $549 - Echo 16 oz Flyer Head

  • $489 - Hopper 16 oz Flyer Head

  • $549 - Monarch 16 oz Flyer Head

  • $549 - Firefly 16 oz Flyer Head


64 oz 

This size is exclusive to SpinOlution, and is the biggest bobbin size in the industry. Expert production spinners find this size ideal for spinning single-ply bulky weight yarns. Each one is crafted and balanced by hand. 

  • $799 - Firefly 64 oz Flyer Head