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Diy Video Tutorial: Learn Angle Grinder Basics!

There aren’t many tools more “grunt-worthy” than a powerful Angle Grinder. With a myriad of cutting, sanding and grinding discs available, you can use it to rough-cut wood, sand cement, carve, grind, and cut metal! It’s a workhorse in your power tool box. But, with the high speeds, torque, and risk of injury from flying bits as well as damaged discs, it is a valuable tool to use appropriately and safely.

Learn the basics of working with an Angle Grinder and you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it!

Before you even take the angle grinder out of that new, shiny box, be sure you have the proper safety equipment. You’ll need the following:

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Angle Grinder of your choice – corded or cordless to your preference.

Grinder disc(s), appropriate size for your grinder and for the type of work you’re doing.

This scary blade is why you have to learn to use an angle grinder! This disc is unbelievable!
Learn to read the various discs, so you choose the proper disc for the project you’re making.
There is a selection of discs to choose from, and this is only a small amount of the types you can use.
Watch the DIY video tutorial and learn how to use an Angle Grinder. You will add a valuable tool to your arsenal.
This tool makes quick work of cutting cinder blocks, fire bricks, cement pavers, curbing, and more. Be very cautious and wear respiratory protection – inhaling cement dust can be hazardous!
Cut metal, such as gutters, angle brackets, nails, and more smoothly!

Learn how to install and change a blade.
ALWAYS follow the manufacturer’s directions for use, safety precautions and recommendations for personal protective equipment.


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