***Update: we have 15 Shimpo Whisper coming by June. As of 24 March 2022, 5 are SOLD. Please email us if you want wheel on hold and we can have it on hold for you. ALTERNATIVELY, WE ACCEPT PAYMENT AND WILL SHIP OUT UPON WHEEL ARRIVAL.
We are the only NZ Authorized Distributor. If you purchase a Shimpo wheel from somewhere else, please note that they are not an authorized distributor. All warranties will be void.
All our Nidec-Shimpo wheels are certified as per AS/NZS 60335.1:2011 incl. Amdts.1-5 Certificate can be provided upon purchase of the wheel.
Shimpo’s Latest Newest Model. Responsive, high torque at all speeds, powerful and extremely quiet. It’s a quiet that must be NOT heard to be believed! The body is adjustable from bench top to freestanding of various heights to suit all applications. It is portable yet powerful. This machine is for professional and studio potters who need flexibility, durability and performance.
Specification: MODEL: Whisper T (New Model) MOTOR OUTPUT: ⅓ HP, 300W , 5Amp MOTOR INPUT: AC230/240V, 50Hz / 60Hz DRIVE SYSTEM: Direct Drive DC Brushless Motor SPEED CONTROL: Remote Foot Pedal (detachable) cord 2 Meters WHEEL HEAD SPEED: 0 – 250rpm/ WHEEL HEAD DIRECTION: Clockwise/Counter-Clockwise switch reversible WHEELHEAD: 300mm alloy casting