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9564CV Angle Grinder

Makita - 9564CV Angle Grinder

Lightweight but powerful, this 4-1/2-in. angle grinder from Makita has variable speed control and a two-position handle

$165.00 (As of 3/1/2005)

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Overview
Editor Choice-Best Overall

Editor's Review: 4-1/2-in. Angle Grinders

review date: March 1, 2005

This 4-1/2-in. angle grinder is an outstanding tool and was our choice for best overall. Although it was one of the lightest models we tested, it was more powerful than most. It has a two-position handle, and its operation is smooth and quiet. Its thumb latch guard system makes adjustments easy, and its soft-start feature reduces operator fatigue. It also has variable-speed control (2,800-10,500 rpm).

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Editor Test Results:

Overall Rating N/A
Wheel Changes Good
Balance and Feel Excellent

More In-Depth Information

4-1/2-in. Angle Grinders Online Membership RequiredWith the right wheel, this versatile tool can cut and shape wood, masonry, or metal

Manufacturer Specifications

Manufacturer Makita
Manufacturer's Web Site www.makita.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 800-462-5482
Weight 4 lb.
Dimensions 11-3/4 in. long
Switch Type Slide (side)
Wheel Size 4-1/2 in.