The Shimpo Aspire pottery wheel is a tabletop model that features a 1/3 HP motor and throws 20 pounds of clay continuously. The Aspire's speed is controlled with a lever handle and is non-reversible.This model includes 2 wheel head bats and a splash pan with purchase. The aspires uses non-standard bat pins pacing of 5.83", therefore standard bats will not fit. 5-year warranty. Wheel in stock only in counter-clockwise rotation. If you would like it in clockwise rotation, please let us know we can special order it for you.