Delta 23-197 Variable Speed Bench Grinder

Delta 23-197 Variable Speed Bench Grinder

The Delta 23-197 Variable Speed Bench Grinder is a variable speed model ranging from 2,000 RPM to 3,400 RPM. With a 5-amp motor, the Delta 23-197 bench grinder can carry out a wide range of grinding, sharpening, buffing, or polishing operations.


Because of the bench type grinder’s compact design, it makes the Delta 23-197 Variable Speed Bench Grinder an essential addition to any shop or garage. The Delta 23-197 bench grinder has a 5-amp induction-type 120V single-phase motor and features two 36 and 60 grit 8-inch wheels for a maximum sharpening or grinding performance.

This Delta 23-197 variable speed bench grinder also features 2-piece tool rests—left and right—that can be adjusted independently to help achieve different angles for sharpening chisels or drill bits. The left hand tool rest even has a drill bit rest milled into the surface to get the precise angle on the tip at all times.

In addition, the Delta 23-197 Variable Speed Bench Grinder features a water tray that keeps the work piece cool and a sturdy cast iron base for low vibration during operation. A work light with separate on/off switch and flexible goose neck provides illumination for setting up your work piece while grinding. The bench grinder also comes with full size safety shields and a 5-year warranty.

Delta 23-197 Variable Speed Bench Grinder Key Features

  • Upfront variable speed dial
  • Incorporates two different grits for sharpening and grinding
  • Two piece tool rests are independently adjustable
  • Water tray to help keep work piece cool
  • Work light with a separate on/off switch
  • Flexible goose neck
  • Cast iron base

Delta 23-197 Variable Speed Bench Grinder Specifications

  • Motor: 5-amp/120 volt/single phase
  • Shaft diameter: 5/8 in.
  • Wheel dimensions: 8 in. diameter x 1 in. thick
  • Wheel speed: 2,000 to 3,400 RPM
  • Wheel grit: 36 and 60 grit wheels
  • Cord length: 6 ft
  • Assembled depth: 11 in.
  • Assembled width: 16-1/2 in.
  • Assembled height (not including light): 12-1/2 in.
  • Base dimensions: 7-1/2 in. x 9-3/4 in.
  • Tool weight: 41.1 lbs
  • Net weight: 45.5 lbs
  • Warranty: 5 years
  • Price: $134.99


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