GrandMaster, Angle Grinder, Safety Cutting, Dust Shroud
Worksite prohibition of the very (powerful BUT useful 9 inch grinder)
Steel Construction - Easy Blade Change - Toggle Latch Attachment - Robust
Wheel Guide - Adjustable
- 180mm & 230mm sizes available
chasing - crack chasing - concrete blow outs , rebates - floor
let this or worse happen to your employees
the Abrasive Blasting Code of Practice: section 274 of the QLD (The WHS Act 2011]
and other sections of (the Act). Your
business has a primary duty of care to ensure as far as reasonably practicable, that workers and other
persons are not exposed to health and safety risks arising from a machine
which cuts, grinds, pulps, crushes, breaks, pulverizes or creates dust
without the provision of a suitably strong and durable, dust extraction,
safety guard, shield, cover, casing or physical barrier intended to either extract
dust or prevent contact between the moving part and a person, or part of
that person's clothing.
!!! The world's Best Angle Grinder Safety Shroud From GrandMaster Tools
Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents reports that angle grinders were third in their top ten list of most dangerous
tools, with an average of 5,400 serious injuries recorded yearly in Australia. In fact this is such a
big safety issue today that many big building companies frightened by
their legal duty of care requirements and costs associated with worker
injury have banned the use of the very powerful but very
useful 9 inch grinder from their worksites".
Exposure to silica dust
over a period also results in a serious health condition called silicosis, a stiffening and scarring of the lungs.
Which results in shortness of breath, coughing, and chest pain. The effects are irreversible
and invariably leads to a degeneration in the person's health, and
GrandMaster cutting and crack chasing
shroud has an all
that does not
warp or distort out of shape from heat
when subject to heavy use
happens with its competitors products which are constructed from a combination
of molded plastic and soft composites]. This ensures that it is not
only much safer to use but has a much longer working life.
forward blade cutting orientation
"is unique to the Grandmaster design, that pulls
the grinder away from the body"
and exhausts un-captured
dangerous dust particles behind the operator
[to be removed by exhaust fans].
rear location of the dust port also provides the operator with a
line of vision, when cutting
to a straight marked line.
GrandMaster 7 inch and 9 inch unique
suction, dust port arrangement provides the best dust extraction
possible in a work environment
that requires dry cutting [around
80% dust extraction in a real working environment].
for attachment to the excellent Metabo & Hitachi 7 & 9 inch angle grinder
product range, for use in
cutting walls and floors or crack chasing to a depth of 30mm
the operator with the confidence and ability to get
up close and personal with the cutting tool, which reduces operator
fatigue and improves working control as the all steel guard offers the best
should the grinder blade shatter, dislodge segments, or grinder tear itself out of the operators hands [a
common cause of work place death and injury].
is much faster and easier to remove when it has been cut into small
chunks with a diamond saw and removed in a scaling fashion than by just
removing the concrete with the blunt point of a jack hammer
GrandMaster cutting shrouds uncluttered design allows it to be used
close to walls and in confined spaces. (The blade depth
adjustment features and addition wheels etc, found on other shroud designs , create clutter, and serve no useful or practical
purpose as deep cuts are best performed by a wet saw)
GrandMaster cutting shrouds use a [no tool] spilt guard feature for
rapid and easy blade change.