Published on 7/13/2021.
The College of the Redwoods Arts & Humanities Division is conducting a public silent auction for Laguna Pacifica Electric pottery wheels. See below for full description and pictures of equipment.
The public silent auction will be held Wednesday July 28th from 10am to 2pm at the Arts & Humanities Building located on the CR Eureka main campus:
7351 Tompkins Hill Road
Eureka CA 95501
Use the North Entrance
Silent bidding will begin at 10am. Nine wheels are available. Starting bid is $250 for each wheel. Bidding will close at 2pm.
Payment type-Cash only
ALL SALES ARE FINAL WITH NO RETURNS AND NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER, AND ALL PROPERTY IS SOLD OR DONATED AS IS, WHERE IS.
College of the Redwoods Campus COVID-19 Rules will be enforced.
Contact Laura Meglemre at 707-476-4559, or email Laura-Meglemre@redwoods.edu
Equipment Description and Pictures
- Laguna Pacifica Electric Pottery Wheels from the 1980s (formerly known as Pacifica)
- Both GT400(1/2 hp) and GT800 (1hp) models available in the sale
- Plugs into 110 outlet
- Comes with detachable splash pans and bat pins
- Wheels run well, but are too loud for classroom use. A mechanically inclined person could repair to quiet with some research. The noise is caused by either the bearings or motor needing to be replaced.
Requires two people to safely move. Weighs approximately 80 pounds.