We weren’t planning on reviewing this grinder, but when we reviewed the Makita chainsaw, this grinder was a free addition. Since grinders are so widely used, we figured we would take a closer look. While most manufacturers offer some type of cordless grinder, not all are created equal. So how does the Makita stack up? Well now would be a great time to get into our Makita XAG06Z Cordless Grinder Review.
Makita XAG06Z Cordless Grinder Review – Overview
Makita has one of the largest lineups of power tools and especially cordless power tools. In regards to grinders, Makita has been making cordless grinders for a while. Their grinders are always highly praised by tradesman because of the high quality and powerful motors.
The XAG06Z is powered by their 18V battery platform. You can buy this grinder in a bare tool or in a kit with batteries, plus it will be included in some other purchases.
Makita XAG06Z Cordless Grinder Review – Features
The Makita grinder is built around an efficient brushless motor. Not only does the brushless motor increase efficiency, but it increases the longevity of the grinder.
There are two awesome features to this grinder. First, is automatic speed change. This feature will automatically adjust the speed and torque during operation. However, if the rotation of the tool suddenly slows or stops, the electronic torque control turns off the motor.
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