David Smith

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Hand Held Angle Grinders

Finishing | Articles

Grinding and cutting safely

May 12, 2009 | By David Smith

Hand-held angle grinders, which now are being used more frequently in industries besides metal fabrication and welding, can cause injury if used improperly and without following all safety guidelines. This article covers the safety practices involved when using these grinders with resin-bonded wheels.

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Cutting and Weld Prep | Articles

Four factors to consider when purchasing a grinder: You get what you pay for

July 26, 2001 | By David Smith

Cost often is a deciding factor when you purchase a grinder. However, the saying "you get what you pay for" can be true when you're talking about tools. The price tag alone doesn't always reflect some of the more important factors--performance level, cost to operate, and tool life--that make a grinder worth its cost.

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