Makita U.S.A., Inc. (La Mirada, CA) announced the X-LOCK angle grinder accessory line. X-LOCK accessories come in a variety of blades, wheels and brushes. The accessories are designed to work with Makita X-LOCK Angle Grinders. Most of the accessories are backwards compatible with standard 7/8” arbor grinders found in the marketplace today.
- Diamond Blades – Available in segmented, turbo or continuous rims, diamond blades feature more bond material.
- Flap Discs – Type 27 Flap Disc for blending and finishing in a variety of grit options and Type 29 Angled Disc for grinding and polishing in various grit options.
- Grinding & Cut-Off Wheels – For metal and stainless-steel cutting, Makita is offering 4-1/2” and 5” grinding and cut-off wheels. They feature more bond material.
- Wire Cup Brushes and Wheels – A variety crimped wire and knot wire brushes, as well as full cable knotted twist and stringer bead twist wheels. These are only compatible with X-LOCK angle grinders.