Are you after a grinder that’s perfect for a range of DIY applications like cutting metal pipes or removing rust from metals? Well, if that’s the case, then look no further than the Black & Decker CD115A5 as it will do all of that and more, including removing mortar ranking in between bricks, or cutting wall tiles.
With its 115 mm disc housing, you will be able to work comfortably and easily with this grinder even in confined areas, which are inaccessible with the bigger grinders, although bear in mind of course that a small disc won’t be up to the same tasks as a larger grinder. What’s more, you won’t feel uncomfortable working for extended periods of time, the size, weight and power of the 710 Watt motor are all well balanced in the overall package.
To make it an ideal tool for both professionals and occasional users, the CD115A5 is fitted with a side handle, which you can position according to the nature and the requirements of the task at hand, and which guarantees your safety, control and comfort while you are at work. The tool safety guard is also a really welcome feature to protect you against flying dust and other debris.
With this grinder in your tool box you’ll be well stocked with accessories and attachments right off the bat because it comes with 5 grinding discs, as well as an extra guard. Just plug and play straight out of the box.
- Versatile and well balanced design
- User comfort is well thought out thanks to handle adjustment
- Different positions for handles and small grinding disk provides potential to work in confined space
- Some users have expressed disappointment in the side handle. They say its fragile and breaks easily
After doing a close analysis of its features, price and usability, we are convinced that Black & Decker CD115A5 is the perfect grinder for DIY users and professionals as long as grinding only forms part of their day to day duties. As mentioned, some users have expressed dissatisfaction with the secondary handle so we would advise it not be pushed too hard too often.