Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder

Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder

Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP industrial Block bench Grinder. This one is so clean it looks like it was barely used. Take a look at the pictures. Can be wired as 115v or 230v. 6.8 amps at 115 volts or 3.4 amps at 230 volts.

I have tested the grinder and operates like new. I have not tested the integrity of the installed grinding wheels.

Please do a proper ring test of the wheels before operating or replace with new ones to avoid possible injury. If you are looking at this listing you probably already know the history of why these are known as the Block Grinder and why they are so sought after. At the time of this listing I have 5 block grinders all setup with different type of grinding wheels, wire wheels, deburring wheels, and huffing wheels. I love these grinders and they run so smooth! THE FOLLOWING IS INFO FROM THE GARAGE JOURNAL AND THE GARAGE GAZETTE WEBSITES. The classic Craftsman bench grinders that were manufactured for Sears by Paramount/Allegretti & Co. From the early 1960's to early 1980's. Affectionately known as "Block Motor" grinders because of their unique shape, these power tools have developed a large following among shop enthusiasts because of their legendary reliability, accuracy, and power. XXXXX; which is stamped on the front label.

Popular models include 1/4-HP, 1/3-HP, 1/2-HP, 3/4-HP, and 1-HP Industrial units. People always want to know what makes these things {CM Block grinders} so special; here's the reason. Look at those field windings. That is some VERY thick copper wire. When compared to a modern Chinese winding, these look GIGANTIC.

The imports use very thin field wire. This is what makes these "block motors" so darn powerful and long lasting.

The item "Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder" is in sale since Wednesday, August 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Tools & Workshop Equipment\Power Tools\Grinders". The seller is "bagged89s10" and is located in Berlin, Connecticut.

This item can be shipped to United States.
Vintage Sears Craftsman 1HP Block Grinder. Industrial Dual Voltage Bench Grinder


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