Are you a potter who would like to donate their N95 masks to the cause? A local potter and nurse, Cathy Mahan is coordinating mask donations. If you would like to donate your masks, please email Cathy Mahan Here

Kiln and Wheel Repairs:
We will not be able to do any in home repairs until further notice. A repair resource page has been set up to guide you to the more common kiln manufacturer repair guides, videos, and contact information. We will be able to ship parts out as soon as we are allowed back into the store.
Repair Resource Page

4/3/2020: Updates regarding CoViD-19

Braintree Supply Store:
The State of Maassachusetts has issued a Stay-In-Place order effective Tuesday, March 24th until April 27th. Braintree will be closed for that time.

Portland Supply Store, Pottery Studio, Cafe and Lena’s:
The State of Maine and the City of Portland have issued a stay-in-place order until April 27th. We must close our Portland store at 5 PM Wednesday March 25th until further notice.

You are welcome to email or leave a voicemail while we are away from the stores.
✉️ Email Our Portland Store(207) 772-4334

✉️ Email Our Braintree Store(781) 848-2772

We are thankful for your understanding and cannot wait to get back to normal operations as soon as it is safe to do so.

– John
General Manager

Prices are subject to change. Please contact us to get the most up to date pricing.

Please call for pricing.

SHIMPO has a variety of high quality pugmills available to fit the needs of studio artists, classrooms, and professionals alike. SHIMPO pugmills are the most efficient and competitive on the market. So whatever your pugmill needs are, make it a SHIMPO! Select a pugmill model above for more details.


NRA-04/04S Pugmill

The NRA-04/04S pugmill features newly designed twin augers and a forceful direct gear driven motor. It’s high quality wedgingpugmill nra-04 and extruding capacity obtained produces virtually air-free clay and increases clay workability that make this compact pugmill one of the most efficient and competitive on the market.

The NRA-04S pugmill includes high quality stainless steel nozzle, auger case, and rollers.

 

 

 

 


pugmill nva-04sNVA-04S Pugmill

The NVA-04S pugmill features newly designed twin augers and a forceful direct gear driven motor for remarkable extruding capability that produces air-free clay and increases clay workability. It features an all-stainless interior for use with porcelain and other light colored clay bodies. The high quality wedging and extruding capacity obtained makes this compact pugmill one of the most efficient and competitive on the market.

 

 

 

 


 

PMX-060 Pugmill

pmx-060An efficient clay processor for all levels of ceramic production, the PMX-060 pugmill combines dry and wet blending, recycling of scraps and greenware, and pugging, in a single heavy-duty machine. A powerful 2 HP motor capable of processing 60 – 85 lbs. batch sizes blends dry or wet mixes at 300 lbs./Hr and extrudes clay at 1200 lbs/hr. A Prominent easily accessible control panel with emergency stop button makes for efficient and safe operation. A large hopper with safety lock system, single stainless steel auger, easy disassembly bolt system for convenient cleaning, 4” casters providing portability and easy transport, make the PMX-060 pugmill the most affordable complete clay processing machine on the market.

 

 

 


PM-071 Pugmill

pugmill-071The PM-071 pugmill’s flexible design is available with or without an attachable vacuum unit, enables the school or professional to upgrade equipment, as needs change. Easy maintenance with disassembly bolt system for easy removal of barrel top, allowing for thorough cleaning of interior.

Available Models: PM-071, PM-071V, and PM-071V-LS

Optional Vacuum Upgrade: 1/3 HP, 5.3 Amps, 115 VAC, 60 Hz, pump w/ fittings