Tag: metabo grinder

Metabo WEPA 14-125 5″ QuickProtect Electronic Angle Grinder – Review

I love grinders. but have always hated the use of a wrench/spanner to change the wheel.  I know hate is a strong word, but have you ever lost your tool to change the disc and spent hours looking for it?  Metabo has changed grinding technology forever with its innovative tool-less wheel nut change.  They have also added a feature that they call QuickProtect, basically it is a big momentary paddle switch, when you let go the power is cut.  This feature does make the tool safer, but I would like to have also seen an electronic brake here. Apart...

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Metabo W18 LTX 18 Volt 4-1/2 Inch Cordless Angle Grinder – There is a New Sheriff in Town

German engineering is renowned for innovation.  Take a look at BMW, Porsche, and even Mercedes Benz before the Chrysler days they are all quality products that are the front runners in their industry.  We have some upcoming welding projects, and recently I was at the welding store.  They had a host of grinders from all the major manufacturers and a they also had Metabo.  I asked the guy who worked there what he thought of Metabo.  He said for grinders nothing compares, they last forever and his customers preferred Metabo.  A few weeks back I received an email from...

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