- noun a device with a rotating abrasive disc, used to grind, polish, or cut metal and other materials.
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angle grinder — noun An electric tool with an abrasive disc for grinding or sanding • • • Main Entry: ↑angle * * * ˈangle grinder 7 [angle grinder] noun a tool with a round turning part that cuts or polishes hard materials such as metal … Useful english dictionary
Angle grinder — An angle grinder is a handheld power tool used for cutting, grinding and polishing.Angle grinders can be powered by an electric motor, petrol engine or compressed air. The motor drives a geared head at a right angle on which is mounted an… … Wikipedia
angle grinder — noun A usually hand held grinder which uses a pair of internal gears to place the rotational axis of the grinding or cutting wheel perpendicular to that of the driving motor … Wiktionary
angle grinder — A power tool (driven by electricity or compressed air) which has abrasive discs. The tool helps to remove old paint or rough metal surface … Dictionary of automotive terms
Grinder — may refer to: *Grinder (milling), a machine used to reduce the particle size of bulk materials *Grinding machine, used in a machining operation to refine the surface of materials *Angle grinder, hand held power tool *Molar (tooth), the rearmost… … Wikipedia
grinder — A device to remove metal from an object. Also see angle grinder bench grinder brake shoe grinder mini grinder suction valve grinder valve grinder … Dictionary of automotive terms
Cylindrical grinder — The cylindrical grinder is a type of grinding machine used to shape the outside of an object. The cylindrical grinder can work on a variety of shapes, however the object must have a central axis of rotation. This includes but is not limited to… … Wikipedia
Die grinder — A pneumatic die grinder with a right angle head. A die grinder is a handheld power tool used to grind, sand, hone, polish, or machine material, typically metal but also plastic or wood. They are usually pneumatically driven, although versions… … Wikipedia
Tool and Cutter grinder — A tool and cutter grinder is used to sharpen milling cutters and tool bits along with a host of other cutting tools.It is an extremely versatile machine used to perform a variety of grinding operations, surface, cylindrical, or for the grinding… … Wikipedia
Jig grinder — A jig grinder is a machine tool used for grinding complex shapes and holes where the highest degrees of accuracy and finish are required.The jig grinder is very similar to a jig borer, in that the table positioning and spindles are very accurate… … Wikipedia