Bocote Glider Turkish Drop Spindle

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This Turkish spindle," The Glider" weighs 1.1-1.2oz (30-34g )
Handmade from Bocote with a Hard Maple shaft.
the arms measure 5 5/8" and the shaft is 8"
the shaft has a small finial to hold the half hitch
Bocote wood comes from Mexico and Central/South America

Shipping from United States

Processing time

3-5 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 3 - 5 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

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  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 2 days of purchase

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders

Questions about your order?

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Reviews (8)

Average:

I just received this spindle today and IT IS ABSOLUTE PERFECTION. This is the best spindle I have used to date. It spins forever and the weight is perfect, in addition, it will hold a LARGE cop. I'll use my other standard spindles for plying, but this is the only spindle I will use going forward for spinning. GOOD JOB SCOTT! YOU ROCK!


I ordered this days before a vacation, hoping it would make it in time for me to take with me, and it did! I love Scott’s spindles and customer service.


Spectacular spindle. Love it!! Thank you.


Like all the Snyder spindles, this one is effortless in spinning! It's a medium weight, and spins lace as easily as it spins a bulky single. The arms are long enough that a generous cop can be built up, all tidily wrapped up in a ball ready for the next step. Great service, fast delivery, have already ordered more.


Fast shipping, as usual, and perfectly packaged. A perfect addition to my growing Snyder Spindles family :-)


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