October 17, 2011
Metabo Corp. offers the W2000 7-in. angle grinder. The unit delivers 2,000 W of power for cutting, grinding, and sanding applications.
Equipped with a 7-in. wheel guard, the grinder features a 15-amp motor, 89 in.-lbs. of torque, and a no-load speed of 8,500 RPM. It includes a simplified on/off switch configuration with a safety lock to prevent the tool from accidentally turning on, a burstproof guard, and spindle lock.
A three-position side handle allows users to turn the tool 90 degrees to cut vertically, while still having a firm grasp on the grinder. Autostop carbon brushes help to increase the tool's service life.
Optional equipment includes a variety of abrasives, adapter kits to mount Type 1 and Type 27 nonhubbed wheels, a Type 1 cutoff wheel guard, and a carrying case.