Bisque Ware


Whisper - RK3T

Product Code: 7143
Price: £1034.52


The Shimpo RK3T Whisper represents the next generation of potter's wheels. Responsive and powerful, offering high torque at all speeds. With an operating volume of only 30 decibels the Whisper wheel is by far the quietest on the market. This model supercedes the older orange W3T model.

The Shimpo Whisper potter's wheels feature the following:

  • Brushless DC motor - Smooth, quiet (30 decibels) powerful, no maintenance
  • Electronic Controller - Actively maintains your desired speed under all load conditions
  • Reversibility: Accommodates right and left-hand users
  • Built-In Breaker: Motor protected from overload
  • Wheelhead: Turns Freely at 0 RPM - serves as a banding wheel
  • Very low operating costs
  • Two-Piece Splashpan

Two year warranty for peace of mind

The flagship Shimpo Whisper RK3T potter's wheel features

  • Robust cast alloy remote foot pedal
  • Heavy duty steel casing
  • Adjustable telescopic legs with 5 settings to accomodate all throwing positions (extension legs available)
  • Three-leg design offers easy levelling and stability.
  • 12" Aluminium alloy wheelhead (Wheel pins, Batt systems & batts available)
  • Built-in worktable for tools and pots
  • Modular design for compact storage
  • Powerful drive capable of centring up to 30kg (66lbs) of clay



Technical Data:

Motor: 300w, AC230v, 50Hz
Drive System: Direct drive DC Brushless Motor with electric speed control
Speed Range : 0-250 rpm
Speed Control: Remote foot pedal
Wheelhead Direction: Clockwise/Counter clockwise
Wheelhead: Light alloy casting, 300mm diameter
Dimensions: 745mm x 575mm x 585mm
Weight: 45kg



We endeavour to despatch pallet and courier/post orders received by 11am the same day, stocks allowing.  At extremely busy times when receiving a high volume of orders, this may not be possible.
As we offer a great variety of products, ranging in size and weight we despatch our orders by the most suitable means for each order.  Our web shop offers express and budget delivery options.

Saturday deliveries can be arranged but incur a surcharge.  For this service please call 01243 265845.