Posted February 5, 2020

Festool AGC 18 Cordless Angle Grinder

Festool USA announced availability of the new 18V lithium ion AGC 18 Cordless Angle Grinder.

Festool AGC 18The newest edition to Festool’s cordless lineup features a 100 percent encased EC-TEC Brushless Motor, which is totally sealed from the dirt and debris of the toughest jobs. Designed with efficiency and effectiveness in mind, no additional tools are needed with AGC’s keyless arbor nut and guard change, making for quick and easy set-ups.

Tradesmen who need powerful grinding on a variety of materials and surfaces will value the AGC’s variable speed settings, affording seamless transition anywhere from 4500 to 8500 rpm. Backed by the power of the Festool 18 Volt system, this high-end angle grinder delivers trustworthy performance as soon as the soft start-up motor is engaged.

“Professional remodelers tackle tough jobs and need a grinder that can hold up under the harshest conditions,” said Rick Bush, Vice President of Marketing for Festool. “The AGC’s rugged motor casement combined with time-saving and convenient features – such as the unique battery position for quick-cutoff operations — mean the work flows smoother with better results, thanks to this versatile tool.”

Features and Capabilities:

• Built to Last – Totally enclosed motor and electronics are protected from the negative impacts of debris and dust, and the EC-Tec motor is brushless – and therefore maintenance-free.
• Efficient – The keyless arbor and variable speed control keeps the focus on getting the job done in the best manner possible, with less time spent setting-up.
• Ergonomic – Designed for optimal operation in the workplace, the AGC 18 fits well in the user’s hand and generates minimal vibrations even under tough conditions.