Designed with the potter in mind, the SHIMPO RK-55 is a belt-driven lightweight wheel. Featuring a remote pedal, two-piece splash pan, workspace, 100-watt reversible motor, an automatic belt-tensioning system.


    • Electronic Controller delivers smooth steady speed control at maximum torque
    • 12 kg centering
    • 300mm wheel-head
    • Broad Speed Range allows optimum speed under all load conditions
    • Built-in Breaker protects Motor from overload
    • Portable
    • Smooth and steady foot pedal control
    • Automatic belt tensioning system
    • Unique brushes in the motor make this wheel extremely quiet
Reversibility Accommodates left and right hand users
Centering 12 kg
Wheel-head Speed 0 – 250 rpm
Remote Foot Pedal Accommodate all throwing positions
Wheel Dimensions 560 W x 720 D x 540 H mm
Weight 23 kg
Ship Weight 38 kg