The Shimpo VL-Whisper is the top of the line Shimpo wheel.
It is very powerful with very high torque at all speeds.
The foot pedal is very responsive making throwing a pleasure.
This wheel is so quiet you can hardly tell when it is on which is a bonus in a busy classroom, or indeed, in your own studio.


Motor: 1/2 HP, 400 W, AC 115V, 60 Hz
Drive Speed: Direct Drive DC Brushless Motor
Speed Control: Remote Foot Pedal
Wheelhead Speed: 0~250 rpm
Wheelhead Direction: Clockwise/Counter-Clockwise
Centering: 100 lbs.
Wheelhead: 14 inch light alloy casting, drilled for bat pins
Dimension: 23 1/8 x 27 1/2 x 22 3/4″
Shipping Weight: 135 lbs.
Brushless DC Motor / Smooth, quiet, powerful, no maintenance
Electronic Controller / Maintains desired speed under all load conditions
Broad Speed Range / Allows optimum speed under all load conditions
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 Splash pan / Completes the package
5 Year Warranty

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