Bench Grinders

What are Bench Grinders? Bench Grinders are very popular tools that can be found in most workshops. They can be used for a multitude of different purposes including sharpening and grinding tools such as chisels and drill bits. They can also be used for roughly shaping metal before welding or fitting.  How do Bench Grin
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Bench Grinders

What are Bench Grinders?

Bench Grinders are very popular tools that can be found in most workshops. They can be used for a multitude of different purposes including sharpening and grinding tools such as chisels and drill bits. They can also be used for roughly shaping metal before welding or fitting. 

How do Bench Grinders work?

Usually, a bench grinder has two grinding stones, one coarse and one fine, that spin in order to sharpen tools. However there are many variations of bench grinders including ones that come with one grinding wheel and one wire wheel. These work by having small bristles on the wheel which can be used for cleaning. Another variation include having a sanding belt instead of a second grinding wheel. These work by having the ability to sand and smooth wooden item. 

What are the benefits of Bench Grinders?

Bench grinders are in incredibly versatile tool that have many benefits. These include:

  • Modifying parts that need to be reshaped
  • Sharpening blunt tools
  • Refurbishing old rusted parts
  • Shaping pieces of metal

Which Bench Grinders are in the First Mats range?

We have a variety of different grinders to suit your needs. These include lightweight grinders suitable for home use to very heavy-duty grinders that have a power of 600 Watts. Furthermore, we have both coarse and fine grinding stones and the option to change out one of the grinding stones for wire wheels or sanding belts. We also have grinders that are fitted with work lights making them suitable for use in areas where lighting is an issue. 

Why buy Bench Grinders from First Mats?

At First Mats, we strive to be the best. All of our bench Grinders come with free, fast delivery and are manufactured from strong materials so you can buy with confidence. 

We strive to achieve 100% customer satisfaction with our Trustpilot rating of 4.9 out of 5. If you have any questions or queries regarding our Bench Grinders range please do not hesitate to contact our friendly and knowledgeable team, who will be more than happy to help.


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