African Padauk Full Size Glider Turkish Drop Spindle


Shipping to United States: Free

This Turkish spindle," The Glider" weighs 0.8-1 oz (25-28g )
Handmade from African Padauk 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.
African Padauk comes from central and tropical West Africa.

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-3 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

Secure options
  • 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?

Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

Beautifully made and spins like a dream! Love it!

Beautiful. Very fast shipping. Spins like a dream.

My first turkish spindle and it is beautiful. I was so excited about this one, I ordered another one. Fast delivery...Thank you!!!

Some of the best spindles around. Always the first spindle I reach for when starting a new project. Expertly crafted, perfectly balanced, and beautiful material. Shipped quickly and packaged great. Weight of the spindle marked or the bottom for quick reference. Would definitely buy again.

Totally beautiful, and arrived quickly.

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