SHIMPO ASPIRE Tabletop Potter’s Wheel


SHIMPO ASPIRE tabletop potter’s wheel can handle your most creative challenges. Its lightweight, compact design makes it easily portable; and yet its 20-lb centering capacity makes it a permanent addition to any studio or classroom. The SHIMPO ASPIRE is available with a hand lever control or foot pedal and includes a splash pan and two bats. Your “Aspirations” are its only limit.


    • Motor 100W DC
    • 20 lbs centering
    • 7″ alloy wheel-head with bat pins
    • Portable
    • One piece easy twist off splash pan
    • Two bats included
    • Lever version is handicap accessible
    • DC motor
    • Standard wheel-head direction is counter clockwise (can be ordered in cw)
    • 5 year warranty
Speed Control Lever Handle (Foot Pedal available)
Wheel-head Speed 0 – 230rpm
Wheel-head Direction ccw and cw (must be ordered accordingly)
Centering 20 lbs
Bats Dimensions 9 ¾”
Weight 25 lbs
Ship Weight 31 lbs

Throwing on the Potter’s Wheel

Helpful throwing tips and demonstrations featuring The Clay Lady can be viewed at the link below.