VL-Whisper Wheel

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Shimpo's VL-Whisper pottery wheel uses an exceptional Direct Drive motor.  The Direct Drive motor is a brushless, beltless motor that operates on a magnet system, and is electronically controlled.  As a result, the motor is EXTREMELY quiet!


  • Direct drive system; DC brushless motor
  • 100 lbs centering
  • 14″ light alloy casting wheel-head, drilled for bat-pins
  • Adjustable legs
  • Legs can be removed for storage or tabletop use
  • Virtually quiet; no belts, no vibration
  • Wheel-head acts as a banding wheel when the pedal is at stop
  • Pedal stops the wheel head immediately; no belt means no extra rotation when stopped
  • Higher torque; no belts
  • Maintains a specific set speed when stepping away to center, even with slow speeds with 100 lbs of clay
  • 5 year warranty

***This product may be harmful to a person who has a pacemaker. Serious injury or death could occur. Consult a physician before using.***