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5" Angle Grinder with X-Lock
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SJS Technology
X-Lock Technology
Model No: GA5080

"SJS" Technology, Soft Start, Constant Speed Control, Electronic Current Limiter

Thumb Switch with Lock-On (AC)

  • X-Lock mechanism enables installation and removal of discs without a wrench and prevents over or under tightening of abrasive wheels
  • New toolless wheel cover allows fast and easy installation and adjustment
  • Electronic current limiter prevents motor burnout due to overloading
  • Soft start feature gradually increases speed to eliminate start up shock
  • Constant speed control maintains constant speed under heavy load
  • Labyrinth construction features a complex series of channels to prevent penetration of dust and debris into the field and armature for maximum operational life
  • Motor winding protection features "zig-zag" varnish on the armature and hardened powder on the field coils to act as an impenetrable barrier to dust and debris
  • Rotatable gear housing can be positioned at every 90o for optimal positioning
  • Removable side handle can be mounted on left or right side of tool Slim housing design for easy handling and maneuverability
  • X-lock abrasives may be used with other 5” arbor angle grinders with 7/8” arbor


INCLUDES: 5" Depressed Center Wheel (E-00468), Side Handle (153489-2), Wheel Cover (347618-9) 


Wheel Diameter

5" (125 mm)

No Load Speed:

 12,000 RPM

AMPS (120 V)

13.0 A

Vibration Level

7.9 m/s²

Noise Level

84 dB(A)

Overall length

12-1/8" (309 mm)

Net Weight

5.5 lbs (2.5 kg)

Note: Makita Canada reserves the right to change specification of products without notice. The contents of the parts breakdown and Instruction manuals may be different from current products.