Makita DGA517Z 5″ 18V Brushless Angle Grinder

Makita DGA517Z 5" 18V Brushless Angle Grinder



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Makita DGA517Z 5″ 18V Brushless Angle Grinder

The Makita DGA517Z – 2 Stage Safety Paddle Switch and Electric Brake includes:

  • Tool only – batteries and charger sold separately)
  • 5″ Depressed centre wheel
  • Tool-free wheel cover
  • Side handle
  • Lock nut wrench
  • Inner flange
  • Lock nut

Available model variations:

  • DGA511Z – Thumb Switch with Lock-On
  • DGA513Z – Thumb Switch with Lock-On and Electric Brake
  • DGA517Z – 2 Stage Safety Paddle Switch and Electric Brake

Also available as a kit with battery and charger: DGA517RTX1

Automatic torque Drive Technology (ADT):

  • Adjusts the torque and speed according to load condition
  • Enables quick changes between high speed and high torque applications

eXtreme Protection Technology (XPT):

  • Maximizes protection against dust, debris and liquids
  • Optimizes performance in extreme conditions

Active Feedback sensing Technology (AFT):

  • Automatically shuts the tool down if there is a sudden drop in rotation speed (e.g. kick-back)

Brushless DC motor:

  • Delivers high power to weight and size ratio
  • Generates less heat buildup
  • Ideal for prolonged use manufacturing / production applications

Battery protection system:

  • Provides over-discharge, temperature and circuit protection
  • Enhances performance, battery cycle life, and overall battery life

More Features:

  • Electric brake stops wheel immediately for maximum operator safety
  • Anti-restart prevents accidental start up of tool during battery changing when switch is locked in the on position
  • Soft start gradually increases speed to eliminate start up shock
  • Variable speed dial enables operator to adjust wheel speed based on materials or application
  • Electronic current limiter protects motor from accidental overload
  • Integrated dust screens act as additional protection against dust, dirt and debris
  • Comfortable ergonomic soft rubber grip design absorbs vibration


  • Battery voltage and chemistry: 18V Lithium Ion
  • Grinding wheel diameter: 5″ (125 mm)
  • No load speed: 8,500 RPM
  • Arbor size: 5/8″-11 UNC
  • Vibration level: 6.5 m/s2
  • Noise level: 79 dB(A)
  • Overall length: 15″ (382 mm)
  • Net weight: 5.3 lbs (2.4 kg)

Additional information

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