Milwaukee 6 in. Straight Grinder-5243 at The Home Depot
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Model # 5243

Internet # 100609937

6 in. Straight Grinder

Milwaukee 6 in. Straight Grinder

This item has been discontinued.
The Home Depot no longer carries this specific product.

$369.00 / each
Item cannot be shipped to the following state(s): AK,GU,HI,PR,VI


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Model # 5243

Internet # 100609937

Store SO SKU # 833032

A coated spindle housing make this heavy duty, Milwaukee Straight Grinder comfortable to hold on to while delivering an extra heavy duty 15 amps of power and 5500 RPM. Equipped with a hinged face plate with wing nut fasteners for easy wheel changes, this tool can accept up to 6 inch resinoid bond wheels. Wire brushes can also be attached for cleaning rust from work surfaces, as well as buffing wheels for polishing. An impact absorbing tool rest is provided so that the tool can be set down safely as the wheel coasts to a stop. The spindle is 5/8 inch for use with industry standard accessories for the rated diameter capacity. This tool can be converted to a Tuck Point Grinder by purchasing the appropriate guard and Type 1 wheel.

  • Hinged face plate for quick easy wheel replacement
  • Coated spindle housing for cool gripping surface
  • 6 in. Diameter wheel
  • 5500 RPM 15 Amp

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Amperage (amps)  15  Arbor Size  5/8 -11 UNC 
Assembled Depth (in.)  6.61 in  Assembled Height (in.)  26.06 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  15.35 in  Certifications and Listings  1-UL Listed,CSA Listed,ETL Listed 
Color Family  Red  Cord Length (ft.) 
Corded Tool Type  Straight Grinder  Cordless/Corded  Corded 
Manufacturer Warranty  5 Years  Maximum Speed (rpm)  5500 
Power Tool Product Type  Corded  Product Depth (in.)  6.5 in 
Product Height (in.)  26.06 in  Product Weight (lb.)  20.79 lb 
Product Width (in.)  9.5 in  Reconditioned  No 
Returnable  90-Day  Spindle Lock  No 
Variable Speed  No  Wheel Diameter (in.)  6 in 


Rated 4 out of 5 by 1 reviewer.
Rated 4 out of 5 by One tough tool. Heavy duty tool, looks exactly like the last one I used which was made in the U.S. that lasted 15 years. Used for buffing edges of marble counter tops. November 19, 2012
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