Model # 6852-20

Internet #100609514

Store SKU #650682

Milwaukee 6.8 Amp 18-Gauge Shear
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Milwaukee

6.8 Amp 18-Gauge Shear

  • 6.8 amp Milwaukee motor: 0-2,500 rpm spindle speed
  • 360° swivel head
  • 5 year limited tool warranty
$16900 /each
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Product Overview

  • 6.8 amp Milwaukee motor: 0-2,500 rpm spindle speed
  • 360° swivel head
  • 5 year limited tool warranty
The Milwaukee 18-Gauge Shear features a powerful, 6.8 Amp motor that delivers up to 2500 SPM spindle speeds for cutting up to 15 FPM. With the ergonomic, tactile grip and lock-on switch, you have comfort and control over making straight cuts. With the 360° swiveling head, you can easily make cuts in tight places.
  • Includes one 18-Gauge sheer and one hex wrench
  • Lightweight design at only 5.12 lbs.
  • Variable-speed control right on the trigger that helps you match the speed to the application
  • Heavy duty magnesium gear case that makes the tool easily portable
  • 10 ft. flexible, durable runner cord
  • 5-year manufacturer warranty
  • Heavy-duty magnesium gear case is lightweight for comfortable operation while using the Milwaukee 6852-20
  • 10 ft. flexible durable runner cord
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs

Product Overview

  • 6.8 amp Milwaukee motor: 0-2,500 rpm spindle speed
  • 360° swivel head
  • 5 year limited tool warranty
Model #: 6852-20
Sku #: 650682
Internet #: 100609514

The Milwaukee 18-Gauge Shear features a powerful, 6.8 Amp motor that delivers up to 2500 SPM spindle speeds for cutting up to 15 FPM. With the ergonomic, tactile grip and lock-on switch, you have comfort and control over making straight cuts. With the 360° swiveling head, you can easily make cuts in tight places.

  • Includes one 18-Gauge sheer and one hex wrench
  • Lightweight design at only 5.12 lbs.
  • Variable-speed control right on the trigger that helps you match the speed to the application
  • Heavy duty magnesium gear case that makes the tool easily portable
  • 10 ft. flexible, durable runner cord
  • 5-year manufacturer warranty
  • Heavy-duty magnesium gear case is lightweight for comfortable operation while using the Milwaukee 6852-20
  • 10 ft. flexible durable runner cord
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs

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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
10 in
Product Height (in.)
14.5 in
Product Width (in.)
3 in

Details

Amperage (amps)
6.8
Color Family
Red
Cord Length (ft.)
10.0
Corded Tool Type
Nibblers/Shears
Cordless/ Corded
Corded
Cutting speed (ft./min.)
15
Power Tool Features
No Additional Features
Product Weight (lb.)
5.12lb
Reconditioned
No
Returnable
30-Day
Switch Type
Trigger
Tools Product Type
Power Tool
Variable Speed
Yes

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed,CSA Listed,ETL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
5 Years

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
10 in
Product Height (in.)
14.5 in
Product Width (in.)
3 in

Details

Amperage (amps)
6.8
Color Family
Red
Cord Length (ft.)
10.0
Corded Tool Type
Nibblers/Shears
Cordless/ Corded
Corded
Cutting speed (ft./min.)
15
Power Tool Features
No Additional Features
Product Weight (lb.)
5.12lb
Reconditioned
No
Returnable
30-Day
Switch Type
Trigger
Tools Product Type
Power Tool
Variable Speed
Yes

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed,CSA Listed,ETL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
5 Years

Questions & Answers

will it cut hardi board?

Asked by: billy bob
just good for metal only
Answered by: Rick
Date published: 2016-08-30

Can you make straight ,right & left cuts ?

Asked by: GC1
Can make these cuts. The tool has a 10" radius on curves.
Answered by: Jim
Date published: 2017-12-06

Will this tool cut 26g galvanized flashings?

Asked by: Angelfish
Like butter with a hot knife.
Answered by: Jim
Date published: 2017-12-06

Does the Milwaukee shear cut galenized Roofing?

Will the Milwaukee electric shear 18 gauge model 6852-20 cut ribbed galvanized sheet roofing? Satisfactory/ease?
Asked by: Emmett
I brought this tool for a roof job based on the previous answers and I am here to tell you these shears were useless to me due to the fact they WILL NOT cut over the metal ribs. They cut flat sections but that is it,
Answered by: Mike
Date published: 2017-09-20
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Customer Reviews

6.8 Amp 18-Gauge Shear is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 26.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ready to work right out of the box. Makes cutting... Ready to work right out of the box. Makes cutting metal sheets safer and easy.
Date published: 2017-10-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Shears Excellent tool. Easy to use. Worth every penny spent.
Date published: 2017-07-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome tool out of the box!... Awesome tool out of the box!
Date published: 2017-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This shear cuts steel roofing panels like butter with a hot knife. Very easy to control and the p... This shear cuts steel roofing panels like butter with a hot knife. Very easy to control and the price is less than an emergency room visit after using hand shears. Worth the price even if used for one project. Wish I had purchased it years ago!
Date published: 2017-12-06
Rated 2 out of 5 by from The jaw does not open enough for me. First time... The jaw does not open enough for me. First time using a sheet metal cutter. I'm thing about taking it back. Bought it for metal roofing.
Date published: 2017-07-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from What I needed it for it did a great job.... What I needed it for it did a great job.
Date published: 2017-12-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Milwaukee shears are the best This is my second pair of Milwaukee shears, and I will buy no other brand. The first pair still works; however, I haven't been able to find a replacement head for it because it is 8 years old. When the first pair broke, I replaced it with a Dewalt shear, which lasted a few months, then another Dewalt shear, which lasted a few weeks, and then a Kawasaki shear, which lasted three cuts! I use the shears on up to 14 gauge welded wire, and only Milwaukee can handle the job. The other two brands are best used as boat anchors. Milwaukee shears are THE BEST.
Date published: 2013-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Review of Milwaukee Electric Shear The shears are great but have their limitations as all tools do. They cut effortless through the standard 18 to 10 guage metal and make sheet metal work safer and almost effortless. I should have bought one like this 20 years ago. I know I would have saved a lot of blood throughout those years.
Date published: 2011-11-08
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