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American Ceramic Supply Company offers great discounts on all
North Star Pottery Equipment.
Just check out these discounts! You can e-mail us at if you need any help with technical support and or specific shipping needs.

501 Porta Roller w/2 Table Toppers, Crank and Canvas
Regular - $729.99  Sale - $690.00 Pick up here at American!

CT-503 - 30” Sirius Star-30 Roller
Counter Mount Table Top, Handle, Canvas, Instructions
Regular - $1085.99  Sale - $955.00 plus shipping

550 24" Standard Slab Roller Package
w/4' Work Table, Wagon Wheel & Canvas 35, 40, 60
Regular - $1150.99   Sale - $1005.00 plus shipping

541 Extra Canvas Set - (please e-mail for other sizes)
21-oz. duck - 2 pcs 24 x 36" 5
Regular - $33.99  Sale - $29.00 plus shipping

551 30" Standard Slab Roller Package - Slab Boss
w/14 gauge Steel Work Table, Wagon Wheel & Canvas
SPECIAL ORDER - 4 WKS DELIVERY TIME 45, 60, 40, 10 Regular - $1282.99 Sale - $1125.00 plus shipping

1024 24" Super Slab Roller Package
w/6' Steel Work Table, Wagon Wheel & Canvas 80, 70, 55, 10
Regular - $1649.99  Sale - $1450.00 plus shipping

1025 30" Super Slab Roller Package
w/6' Work Table, Wagon Wheel & Canvas 90, 70, 60, 10
Regular - $2059.99  Sale - $1805.00 plus shipping

1050 36" Super Slab Roller Package
w/6' Work Table, Wagon Wheel & Canvas 100, 70, 70, 10 Regular - $2559.99  Sale - $2225.00 plus shipping

500 24" Standard Slab Roller Only
Regular - $789.99  Sale - $710.00 plus shipping

500-CT Polaris  24" Standard Slab Roller Only
w/counter mount table top, handle and canvas
Regular - $969.99  Sale - $870.00 plus shipping

502 18" Standard Slab Roller Only
Regular - $630.99   Sale - $570.00 plus shipping

503 30" Standard Slab Roller Only
Regular - $905.99  Sale - $815.00 plus shipping

1021 24" Super Slab Roller
Regular - $1349.99 Sale - $1185.00 plus shipping
1001 -
Extra canvas set w/purchase -
Super 24” -
SALE - $50.00

1020 30" Super Slab Roller
Regular - $1469.99 Sale - $1290.00 plus shipping
1002 -
Extra canvas set w/purchase
Super 30” -
SALE - $54.00

1000 36" Super Slab Roller
Regular - $1829.99  Sale - $1605.00 plus shipping
1003 -
Extra canvas set w/purchase
Super 36” -
SALE - $60.00

North Star Portable Slab Roller
North Star 10241025 Slab Rollers

North Star Slab Rollers are made in two series: The Standard series used by hobby potters and students everywhere and the massive Super series, at home in industrial, institutional and production settings around the world. The most obvious differences are these: Standard machines are made in `18", 24" and, on special order, 30" widths. They have rolls 2 1/2" in diameter, tables are 48" long with the roller in the center and the handle drives the bottom roll directly. Super machines are much heavier, tables are 72" long, rolls are 4" in diameter, there is a 4.33:1 steel gear reduction between handle and roll. They are made 24", 30" and 36" wide, and they come only with a Wagon Wheel handle. All North Star machines have two rolls, much like the wringer of an old-fashioned washing machine. Both rolls have a small diamond pattern ("knurling") machined directly into the metal to grip the canvas. The bottom roll is turned by the handle, but cannot move vertically. As it turns, it drives the top roll through a train of gears. The upper roll both turns and can be adjusted up and down. The two rolls turning together pull slabs through easily, and the vertical adjustment of the top roll gives an easy-to-set and infinitely adjustable thickness from paper-thin to over 2 inches. A reference scale allows setting and repeating openings to within 1/100 of an inch. The design gives great flexibility in making slabs. Very thin, translucent porcelain slabs and thick, heavily textured architectural slabs are equally easy. A wide variety of other texturing materials and objects can be passed through the machine along with the clay. Slabs can be rolled either direction or reversed on all North Star machines.
Every part carefully designed and made for its intended purpose. No off-the-shelf or inferior parts or material.
Rust free and virtually maintenance free.
No clumsy heavy shims or boards.
No chains, cables or cast-iron gears.
Thickness infinitely variable from 0 to 2-3/4 inches on Standard series, 0 to 2-1/4 inches on Super series.
Slabs can be rolled in either direction and clay can be added or subtracted at any time.
The length of the slab is limited only by the space
and canvas available.
Tapered slabs are quick, easy and precise.
Warping, curling and cracking are drastically reduced.
All machines accept press molds and a wide variety of texturing material such as burlap, plant materials, rope, cork and bark.

North Star Slab Rollers

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