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Old Hp Pottery Wheel Splash Pan.

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#1 roca rule

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Posted 05 October 2013 - 10:02 AM

Does any body know where I can get a hold of a splash pan for a creative industries hp model. Just in case I cannot get a hold of one; does anybody have any tips on how to get or modify a splash pan that could work for it? Does anybody know of the wheel can be changed from plastic to steel?

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Posted 05 October 2013 - 10:40 AM

Can you send a picture? Does the wheel head come off? See if there is a small allen scew underneath, or it may be friction fit.

I made a splash pan for my Brent CXC out of wood.


#3 oldlady


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Posted 05 October 2013 - 02:10 PM

ceramics arts daily showed a splash pan made from a plastic trash can in a contest last (?) year.  look it up and see if it would work for you.  our favorite tinkerer, doc weathers, did one too, i think.

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Posted 05 October 2013 - 06:50 PM

There was also a thread a few months ago of making a splash pan using a plastic wash tub cut into two sections and sliding back together with overlapped seams.  Those old CI splash pans were pretty flimsy, and would wear out in a few years-especially with student abuse. I had an MP and an HP in my HS classroom. They ran well, but the splash pans . . . . .

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Posted 05 October 2013 - 09:31 PM

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