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December 2001 Machine of the Month

January 9, 2002
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Alpha EcoGrinder

The Alpha EcoGrinder is a high-performance grinder with a built in vacuum system. It is designed for continuous production applications in fabrication shops, and it can also be used directly on the job site. The unit is engineered for grinding natural stone, concrete, or any other masonry materials with a dry grinding diamond wheel or sanding application on wood, particle board and solid surfaces with coated abrasives such as sandpaper. The Alpha EcoGrinder was designed to ensure dust-free grinding or sanding applications without an external vacuum system or expensive dust collector. The Alpha EcoGrinder is double insulated for safety and complies with CE Markings that are European Safety Directives, the company reports.


* Voltage Rate: 115v ¿ 50/60Hz 220v ¿ 50/60Hz

* Power: 710w Input 1,130w Output

* RPM: 9,000

* Weight: 12 lbs (5.0 kg)

* Disc Capacity: 5 inches (125 mm) diameter with 7/8-inch (22 mm) arbor

Standard Equipment:

* Wrench

* Side handle with extrusion

* Flexible vacuum hose

* Dust bag

* Velcro strap for dust bag

Recommended Accessories:

* 4-inch (100 mm) Diamond Dry Grinding Wheels

* 5-inch (125 mm) AlphaSandpaper

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