Bosch 1375A Angle Grinder Review – Two Position Side Auxiliary Handle
If you love to get things done by yourself, an angle grinder is a tool you should have and it has good quality with an affordable price. It is handy and does not make much noise like the other (though it is advisable that you protect your hearing). It is one of those implements that you won’t know their usefulness until you use it for a job.
There are many useful attachments that you can use on an angle grinder as it doesn’t only grind alone. It can be used to cut or grind metal, plastic pipe, concrete, bricks, block, peel painted surfaces, eliminate rust, cut down nail heads.
The Bosch 1375A Angle Grinder Review
The 9-inch angle grinder can be very heavy especially if you have to use it a number of times. So, the next time you want to start cutting, you can make use of a small angle grinder with its diamond blade to make deep cuts in concrete, or with cutting disc to slice stainless metal. It will be much easier and save time.
The Bosch 1375 A 4-1/2 inches angle grinder has a 6.0 Amp motor that produces 11,000 no-load rpm, making this grinder a powerful tool. It was manufactured for building contractors, vehicle assemblers and other professionals who need a heavy grinder. With a grip that is well designed, lock-on slide switch, two-position side handle this powerful grinder can do the job. It is well designed for fitting pipes, metal fabrication, concrete restoration and so on. It makes use of service minder brushes that automatically stops the grinder from working once preventive maintenance is due and epoxy coated field windings, for a long lasting tool.
The lock-on slide switch, two-position side handle and 3.75 lbs weight makes it comfortable to use and control. This Bosch angle grinder is a tool which has various purposes like grinding, brushing, sharpening, sanding and deburring. This tool offers 5/8 inch spindle thread for joining the most common accessories to it. The sleek housing handle is designed for easy handling and the two-sided handle is designed for comfort. Its dust resistance feature and the protected motor gives longer service. The spindle lock saves time as it changes wheel quickly. It also includes flange kit, side handle, wrench, wheel, and guard.
- 6 amps capacity, 11,000 rpm
- Its built-in secured switch prevents debris from getting into it thereby extending switch life.
- Lock-on/off switch for extensive user applications.
- Service minder brushes remove uncertain, putting the tool to a stop when maintenance is required.
- 5/8 inch 11 spindle provides wider flexibility for attaching most common accessories.
- Specifically designed is the 2 position auxiliary handle for easy comfort and control.
- The epoxy coated field windings offer protection from dust and metal particles.
- It is double insulated and in compliance with OSHA and also UL listed.
- It has spindle lock for the fast wheel change.
Its vibration is very low in a balanced house. Angle grinders should be able to stand unconducive environment that is present in field work. The Bosch angle grinder is one very useful tool. It can be used for about 8-10 years if compressed air is used. This swallows plenty dust and has to be blown out on daily basis. Once you do that, you’ve got yourself a hell of a tool.
Be careful when buying this grinder. Some consumers have said that even though it is a very good tool in most ways, most accessories that make it more useful are not available despite Bosch displays them in its brochures.
The manual that comes with this grinder classifies the accessories for cutting tools (13CG-45) a cutting guard, and (13DC-45) a dust collection attachment. These attachments cannot be found anywhere. There are no accessories as advertised by Bosch. All they provide is one wrench, one guard, two bushings and one handle, says a customer.
The Bosch 1375A angle grinder is rated high for good performance and value. This implement is endowed with lots of features and it is designed keeping user safety in mind. The variable speed technology makes it eligible to perform various functions.
We would rate this tool in terms of its durability and reliability. Above all, this tool is perfect for home and light commercial job. It is not recommended for heavy jobs because the motor gets heated quickly.