A few months back we had the opportunity to check out all the new Jet & Powermatic tools for 2013. One of the big hits since its launch has been the 8 bench grinder JWBG-8 ( 239, Ohio Power Tool) designed specifically for sharpening wood working tools. Most bench grinders run at 3,450 RPM, which is pretty darn fast. 1,725 and 3,450 RPM, while the General 15-825 runs at 1,725 RPM. Calling a 1725 RPM grinder slow speed with less heat build-up more marketing hype than fact.
Slow Speed Bench Grinder. The slow speed sharpens without generating edge-destroying heat. The single speed, 1725 RPM Bench Grinder is ideal for use in your home workshop but is still powerful enough to be used in a more commercial setting. The Jet 8 Woodworking Bench Grinder in Woodworking, Grinders. Find great deals on eBay for 8 Bench Grinder in Bench Grinders. Shop with confidence. 8 in. 3/4 HP 3450 RPM Bench Grinder To Get Big Buffing & Grinding Jobs Done!
Ohio Power Tool is an authorized distributor of Jet brand tools. Check out our low prices on Jet products today! I can get a Delta Variable Speed Bench Grinder from my local Lowes. Jet’s new 8” Bench Grinder features a low 1725 RPM, optimized specifically for sharpening woodworking tool steels with minimal risk of burning or bluing.
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You need some kind of power sharpener if it is just a 6 or 8 bench grinder. A two speed or low 1725 RPM model is better but you can use a 3600 RPM model. Find all the manufacturers of bench grinders and contact them directly on DirectIndustry. 8” Bench Grinder from Craftsman With a variable speed of 1725 to 3450 RPM, the Craftsman Professional Bench Grinder can take on a wide range. I have a 8 inch 1725 rpm grinder with white aluminum oxide wheels. I have another grinder that has 6 inch wheels with 3450 max rpm, but has a potentiometer knob that allows it to adjust to 1725. I was at Sears yesterday picking up a few items and came across their 8 variable speed bench grinder (1725-3450 RPM) – model OR15106. Jet – 8 Inch Wheel Diameter, 1 Inch Wide Wheel, 0.63 Inch Arbor Hole Diameter, 1 HP Bench Grinder – 3,450 Max RPM, Single Phase. 1 Inch Arbor Hole Diameter, 1 HP Bench Grinder – 1,725 Max RPM, Single Phase.