Rikon 1 HP Grinder + 2 Mega Square CBN Wheels
Ever wish you had a grinder just for sharpening your turning tools and another for stuff like your lawnmower blades? How about this grinder that carries the Rikon 5-year warranty. This 1 hp it gets up to full speed in about two seconds. Watch the comparison video of this grinder versus the 1/2 hp model. This grinder comes with a built-in lamp. We removed the guards which allows our 1.5" wide wheels to be mounted. We've found these grinders to be reliable, and they work really well with our CBN wheels. We offer the bare grinder, or grinder with CBN wheels of your choice.
The Mega Square CBN Wheel edge is covered with CBN material and is a full 1.5" wide. The side faces are a full 1" of CBN material!
Because this wheel is made with 6061 aluminum, this beast of a wheel only weighs in at 4 lbs, 10 oz. The stone wheels that come with most grinders weigh 3 lbs, 7 oz – so this wheel, while being massive, only weighs about one pound more.
These wheels are 8" in diameter and have 5/8" arbor holes