R1000 Angle Grinder - Fine Homebuilding Tool Review
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R1000 Angle Grinder

Ridgid - R1000 Angle Grinder

This 4-1/2-in. angle grinder from Ridgid features a clutch to protect against both kickback and tool damage from binding

$90.00 (As of 3/1/2005)

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Overview

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

review date: March 1, 2005

This 4-1/2-in. angle grinder features a clutch to protect against both kickback and tool damage from binding. Its handle has two positions. Wheel changes are fairly easy, and balance and feel are good. Auto-shop brushes shut down the tool when maintenance is required. The grinder's plastic case includes storage for accessories.

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Editor Test Results:

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

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 Ridgid
Manufacturer's Web Site www.ridgid.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 800-474-3443
Weight 5 lb.
Dimensions 11 in. long
Switch Type Slide (top)
Wheel Size 4-1/2 in.

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