Pacifica Wheels by Laguna Since its inception in 1972, Pacifica has been considered by thousands of experienced potters and instructors to be the best wheel value on the market. No gimmicks, just solid, dependable construction and reliable electronics make Pacifica the potter’s choice. Whether you need a wheel with a centering capacity of up to 80 lbs (GT-400) or over 100 lbs (GT-800), if you are serious about your pottery, Pacifica is your wheel. If you want a smooth running foot pedal for easy, exacting control even at low speeds, that is nevertheless as quiet as you please, you want a Pacifica pottery wheel. Pacifica also comes with a reversing switch, and come with high torque. Pacifica is a very popular electric wheel..