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Makita

Model 9557PBX1

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Store SO SKU #1000388851

7.5 Amp 4-1/2 in. Corded Paddle Switch Grinder with Aluminum Case, Diamond Blade and Grinding Wheels

$75.72 /each
  • Ergonomic design for increased user comfort and control
  • Engineered for industrial performance
  • Makita has a full line of grinders for the most demanding jobs

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Makita's 4-1/2 in. Paddle Switch Grinder (9557PB) combines 7.5 Amp power with comfort and motor-protection features for long-lasting industrial performance. Delivering 10,000 RPM with soft start for smooth start-ups, the angle grinder offers a range of durability features including labyrinth construction, which seals and protects the motor and bearings from dust and debris for longer tool life, as well as a protective Zig-Zag varnish engineered to seal the armature from dust and debris. Ease-of-use features include an extra-large paddle switch and a lock-on/off feature for continuous operation. Weighing only 4.5 lbs. with a handle that can be installed on either side of the tool, you can count on comfortable use throughout any job.

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  • Includes grinder, grinding wheels, diamond blade and aluminum case
  • Powerful 7.5 Amp motor for high-output power in a compact tool (only 4.5 lbs.)
  • Small diameter barrel grip (only 2-1/2 in.) for added comfort
  • Labyrinth construction seals and protects motor and bearings from dust and debris to extend the life of your tool
  • Lock-on/off feature enables continuous operation
  • AC/DC switch for use with alternative power source
  • Protective zig-zag varnish seals armature from dust and debris
  • Extra-large paddle switch for comfortable operation
  • Thick coil wires are wound closely to reduce heat and energy loss
  • Ball-bearing design and metal gear housing for durability
  • Rotatable gear housing can be positioned every 90 Degree
  • Tool-less wheel guard adjustment ensures easy clamping
  • 1-year warranty
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7.5 Amp 4-1/2 in. Corded Paddle Switch Grinder with Aluminum Case, Diamond Blade and Grinding Wheels
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What is important to know when buying a grinder with 5/8 arbor size vs 1 arbor size?

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Based upon Makita Team's answer - the specs for the arbor size of 1" must be wrong since they say that all Makita grinders have a 5/8 arbor. Home Depot please update the specs.
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All Makita right angle grinders have a 5/8"-11 threaded arbor which means that you will need a 5/8"-11 threaded hub when using hubbed wheel and 7/8" non-threaded when using a depressed center wheel. Depressed center wheels are installed on the grinder with a flange. All this information is provided in the instruction manual.
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December 15, 2015
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LITE WEIGHT TO CLEAN UP WELDS OR SHAPE WOOD OR STEAL.
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December 12, 2015
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The arbor size will depict the size of nut on the grinding wheel you buy for the grinder. For example I have a grinder with a 5/8-11 arbor that tells me when I buy wheels that thread on my arbor I can fit wheels with a 5/8-11 nut built into the wheel or a disk that has a 5/8 hole in the center with the use of supplied jam nut to hold disk in place
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Can this cut through 1.25" travertine pavers?

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With a diamond wheel?
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Yes, I cut numerous 1.25 pavers for my walkway and the grinder also ripped through 4 inch bull nose edger blocks with no problem.
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NO, I WOULD NOT RECOMMEMD IT. TO DANGEROUS.
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The Makita 7.5-Amp 4-1/2 in. Corded Paddle Switch Grinder with Aluminum Case, Diamond Blade and Grinding Wheels (9557PBX1) is engineered for industrial applications. When used with the Diamond blade, the grinder is ideal for cutting cured concrete block and brick. When used with the grinding wheels, it is ideal for grinding ferrous metals including steel and stainless steel. Note that the 9557PBX1 has Read More
The Makita 7.5-Amp 4-1/2 in. Corded Paddle Switch Grinder with Aluminum Case, Diamond Blade and Grinding Wheels (9557PBX1) is engineered for industrial applications. When used with the Diamond blade, the grinder is ideal for cutting cured concrete block and brick. When used with the grinding wheels, it is ideal for grinding ferrous metals including steel and stainless steel. Note that the 9557PBX1 has not been tested for the specific application you mentioned in your question, and for that reason we cannot recommend this product for this application. Read Less
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Does this package contain the blade guard for the Diamond Blade cut off tool as shown in the instructions? If not where can I purchase one & cost?

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Diamond blade guard is included.
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This grinder comes with the half-moon guard as shown in the picture.
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What is the size of the carrying case?

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The dimensions of the case included with the Makita 7.5 Amp 4-1/2 in. Corded Paddle Switch Grinder with Aluminum Case, Diamond Blade and Grinding Wheels (9557PBX1) are 15” x 5-3/4” x 9-3/4” (LxDxH).
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June 26, 2016
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This product measures 15" by 10" by 6".
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Rated 4.8 out of 5 by 37 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Fun, powerful, and easy to use I bought this to use the diamond blade to cut concrete blocks that contain glass, metal and other misc bits for art pieces. It works great. I'm still using the diamond blade after 3 months of weekly use. I'll probably buy one so I have have one for grinding and one for cutting. August 16, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Fully functional tool Makita quality at a great price. Including the case is a big plus. August 16, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Part-time Grinder For the money this bundle deal was well worth the money. I have used the Grinder numerous times on medium size projects needed done at home and so far the Grinder has not disappointed. I would recommend this product to a friend. August 10, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Little powerhouse This little angle grinder is great. I cut right through concrete block for the retaining wall with the blade that came with it. Just let the saw do the cutting. Love the case as well! July 5, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Value You get a lot for the money with this package. The grinder runs very smooth and is easy to handle. Blade changes were easy. I got it to use flap discs for sharpening large lawn tractor grass cutting blades. I have already found other uses for the grinder and metal cutoff wheels. Having the case is very convenient. Everything included is high quality and sturdy. June 29, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great buy... Bought this to sharpen lawn mower blades. Works great, didn't even leave a mark on wheel after about 5 min. of grinding. July 9, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by love the case and all the xtras the metal case makes it easy to keep all of the grinder parts in order and easy to locate. Grinder has the power needed for all of my uses. June 28, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great grinder at an unbeatable price! Used this grinder with the supplied stone blade to cut 2 inch paver blocks and it ripped right through them. June 28, 2016
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