Press Release Summary:
Lightweight Models 6080-20 and 6081-20 7 and 9 in. sanders, respectively, Model 6088-20 7 in. grinder, and Models 6086-20 and 6089-20 9 in. grinders all have 4 hp, 15 A motors. For operator comfort and safety, they have angled rear handles and side handles, 2-finger trigger switches, 3-position side handles and spindle locks. Applications include metal fabricators, welders, steel erectors, pipeliners and masonry contractors.
Original Press Release:
New 7-And 9-Inch Sanders And Grinders
Milwaukee's New Series of Sanders and Grinders Combine Ergonomic Comfort with Powerful Performance
Brookfield, WI - Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation introduces a series of large Sanders and Grinders with a powerful 4.0 HP (Maximum) motor for metal fabricators, welders, steel erectors, pipeliners and masonry contractors. They are lightweight with a strong emphasis on ergonomics, durability and serviceability.
The tools are one of the lightest in their class and have an angled rear handle and side handle for increased user-comfort. A two-finger trigger switch, three-position side handle and conveniently located spindle lock also contribute to the models' comfort. Select models offer a 9-position rotating rear handle to accommodate all angles while maintaining a comfortable grip. The Grinders also feature a 5-position tool-less guard.
The 7- and 9-inch Sanders (models 6080-20 and 6081-20) feature a single speed, 6000 RPM, powerful 15 Amp AC/DC Milwaukee motor. Model 6082-20 offers the same features, as well as a nine-position Roto-Lok rotating rear handle. Model number 6081-20 is grounded.
The 7-inch Grinder (model 6088-20) features a single speed, 6000 RPM, powerful 15 Amp AC/DC Milwaukee Motor, and an adjustable guard. The 9-inch Grinders (models 6086-20 and 6089-20) offer the same features in addition to a 10-foot two-wire Quik-Lok(R) rubber cord. Model 6089-20 offers a nine-position Roto-Lok rotating rear handle.
The Grinders' lightweight and compact construction includes a convenient spindle lock for easy wheel change, directed exhaust air to keep the gear case running cool, and a five-position tool-less guard for quick and easy adjustments to guard position. Standard features also include epoxy-coated motor windings for extended durability and external brush covers. A complete line of accessories is also offered, including Type 27, Type 28, Type 11 and Type 1 guards.
Every Sander and Grinder is backed by Milwaukee's limited warranty and Service Plus Program, providing one year of free maintenance when shipped to a Milwaukee Branch Office/Service Center.
For more information on Milwaukee's new large Sanders and Grinders, contact Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation, 13135 West Lisbon Road, Brookfield, WI 53005; toll free 1-877-729-3878; or visit the Web site at www.mil-electric-tool.com. Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation, a Company within the Atlas Copco Group, is the leading manufacturer of Heavy-Duty Electric Tools and Accessories.