Featuring the world's first 1,700 watt, 14.5 Amp motor in a compact angle grinder, the 6 In. WEP17-150 Quick is engineered for the highest metal removal rates and fastest cutting performance in heavy industrial applications. Advanced designs optimize air flow for cooler operation and extend longevity in harsh environments. A Quick change wheel system allows the fastest wheel changes available, and the tool-free quick-positioning guard allows for fast change-over from grinding to cutting. The non-locking paddle switch offers increased safety while the anti-vibration side handle reduces vibration for improved comfort. The S-Automatic safety slip clutch boosts safety by helping to prevent kick back if a disc or wheel should jam. Electronic features include speed stabilization for highest productivity, overload protection, power interruption protection and soft start. Includes type 27 guard and type 1 clip-on guard.