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Makita GA5030/2 5" Angle Grinder 240V

Product Code: 43608

New generation grinder featuring precision-machined bevel gears and protective zig-zag motor varnish for extended life. Supplied with an ergonomic 20° side handle.

  • 720W
  • Adjustable Guard
  • 2-Position Side Handle
  • Aluminium Alloy Gearbox
  • Fan-Cooled Motor
  • Lock On/Off Switch
  • Dust-Sealed Bearings
  • Replaceable Carbon Brushes
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Product contents:
GA5030/2 and side handle.

Disc dia. 125mm x 22.2mm bore. No load speed 11,000rpm. Overall length 266mm. Weight 1.4kg.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by Good tool to have Only used the tool a couple of times but it's worked well easy to change disks and guard not to heavy when prolonged use so not struggling to operate machine 19 Sep 2015
Rated 1 out of 5 Rubbish Switch The reviews going back to 2013 are quite correct the switch on this grinder is complete rubbish. Tested at Screwfix before taking home as i'd read the reviews - no problem. Used for a couple of hours switch gets progressively harder to turn on till it reaches the point where it wont turn on at all. Have been through 2 machines now exactly the same problem - basic design fault. Switched to a Dewalt 1935F now - much better all round machine. 25 Jun 2015
Rated 1 out of 5 by Worst buy ever Bought to replace Dewalt that only lasted 6 months, assembled it, went to switch on and the switch just dropped off. So I can't comment on the practical usage - but it doesn't bode well for their products, needless to say it being returned for a refund. Might just be a dodgy one off but it has put me off ever buying their stuff. 22 Jun 2015
Rated 2 out of 5 by The Switch Locks on At Random I am sorry but I really dislike this tool because the switch locks on and the tool is very difficult to turn off, it has always been like this, it is a feature of the tool. I wish that I purchased a grinder with a bigger switch, remember you will need to be able to operate the switch with gloves on. 4 Jun 2015
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Blade Diameter 125 mm
Blade Diameter (Imperial) 5 "
Brand Makita
Carry Case/Bag Included No
Corded or Cordless Corded
Manufacturer Guarantee 1 years
Model No GA5030/2
Pack Size 1
Power Output (Watts/Kw) 720 W
Power Voltage Supply 240 V
Total Product Weight 1.72 kg