Shop Mate 48

Designed and updated with the needs of the serious knifemaker and other steel fabricators in mind, this grinder has applications across a broad market. Available in a variety of packages to suit your individual needs , application and budget. Capable of running contact wheels from 1/4” to 10” mounted on quick change tooling mounts. This grinder is ideally suited to anyone who wants a head start into knife-making.

Manufactured right here in Australia, support a local home grown business.

2×48” belt length
1.5hp 2 pole motor with 4” drive wheel
0-4500 surface feet per minute belt speed
6” platen backing
4 way rotating platen
Slack belt
2”and 3” contact wheels
Rubber coated wheels for smooth performance and great belt traction
Flat plane belt tracking for accurate belt alignment
Fully welded frame
3 arm slots
Fixed work rest
Platen arm also accepts small wheels
Protective spark guard
Flips from vertical to horizontal with optional floor or bench stand
Made in Australia