Nidec-Shimpo Whisper-T Potters Wheel


The Whisper-T is designed to be the quietest wheel on the market. Developed as a highly efficient motor to save energy. No vibration due to belts gears or drive components. It features adjustable legs for a comfortable position, a handy large table and powerful but smooth motor. Remote Foot Pedal cord 2 Meters, adjustable foot pressure sensitivity for fantastic control. Rugged powder coated steel body built to last and stand up to transporting/school conditions.



  • BRUSHLESS DC MOTOR Smooth, quiet, powerful, no maintenance
  • ELECTRONIC CONTROLLER gives you responsive and precise speed control
  • BROAD SPEED RANGE 0 – 250rpm
  • REVERSIBILITY Accommodates left and right hand users
  • BUILT-IN BREAKER Motor is protected from overload
  • REMOTE FOOT PEDAL & ADJUSTABLE HEIGHT Accommodate all throwing positions
  • WHEELHEAD TURNS FREELY at 0 RPM Serves as a banding wheel
  • TWO-PIECE SPLASHPAN Easy to clean, leaves front sides of machine free as bench for water pot.
  • TWO-YEAR WARRANTY Gives you peace of mind.



  • MOTOR OUTPUT: 1/3 HP, 300W
  • MOTOR INPUT: AC230/240V, 50Hz / 60Hz, 5 Amp
  • DRIVE SYSTEM: Direct Drive DC Brushless Motor
  • SPEED CONTROL: Remote Foot Pedal cord 2 Meters, with adjustable foot pressure sensitivity
  • WHEELHEAD SPEED : 0 – 250rpm
  • WHEELHEAD DIRECTION: Clockwise/Counter-Clockwise, electronic switch to change direction
  • WHEELHEAD: 30cm (12 inch) alloy casting.
  • DIMENSION: 750 x 572 x 275 to 580 adjustable (width length height)
  • WEIGHT: 53kg



  • Wheelheads With Bat Pins Can Also Be Purchased In Two Sizes 12" (30cm) And Also 14" (35cm). Click Here To View These. Both Sizes Will Fit All Shimpo Splash Pans.