Grinder prepares rail surfaces for maintenance bonds.

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Weighing 7 lb, 18 V Model SBG 100 is rated to 6,500 rpm and features 3-position side handle, trigger switch, and metal gear case that dissipates heat. Organic wheels are self-cleaning and leave no resin on bonding surface. Cordless grinder includes case, 2 batteries, 1-hour charger, wrench, vehicle charger, and grinding wheels.

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Small, Lightweight Rail Grinder from ERICO

The SBG 100 cordless rail grinder from ERICO® weighs in at only seven pounds, making it easy to carry to locations where maintenance bonding is needed. This powerful, 18-volt 6,500-rpm cordless cut-off tool features a three-position side handle for greater comfort and control and a conveniently positioned trigger switch for easier gripping. A metal gear case dissipates heat for longer bearing, gear and motor life. The grinder comes with a case, two batteries, a one-hour charger, a wrench, a vehicle charger and ERICO-approved grinding wheels.

ERICO's unique organic cleaning wheels effectively prepare the rail surface for applying CADWELD bonds. These innovative wheels are self-cleaning and leave no resin on the bonding surface.

ERICO has been pioneering solutions in the railway industry for more than 100 years. Entering its second century of innovation, ERICO's newest grinders offer unmatched portability, durability, and quality.

ERICO is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of precision-engineered specialty metal products serving global niche product markets in a diverse range of electrical, commercial and industrial construction, utility and rail applications. The company is headquartered in Solon, Ohio, USA with a network of sales locations serving more than 25 countries and with manufacturing and distribution facilities worldwide. ERICO's well-known brand names include: CADDY® fixings and fasteners; CADWELD® welded electrical connections; CRITEC® surge protection devices; ERICO® rail bonds; ERIFLEX® low-voltage components; ERITECH® lightning protection and grounding; and LENTON® mechanical rebar splices. Visit ERICO online at

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