Here we review the Bosch PWS 700-115 Angle Grinder, that has a very good 88% buyer satisfaction rating. This comes with a good sized 700w motor which is just slightly more powerful than the standard units. Its is quite well priced though at around £36.
The Bosch Brand is well known to all professionals as well as DIY enthusiasts. They make a comprehensive range of good quality tools and are known worldwide for excellence. Personally I love Bosch tools as you always get what you expect from them.
Bosch PWS 700-115 Specification in a Nutshell
This angle grinder comes with no cutting or grinding discs included so make sure you get the discs ordered at the same time or you will have a grinder and wont be able to use it.
The Bosch PWS 700-115 provides maximum safety when in use thanks to its flexible tool-free protective guard adjustment feature. It is fully sealed due to the patented dust protection system that Bosch uses.
How Buyers Rate the Bosch PWS 700-115 Angle Grinder
As I mentioned in the introduction, this model came out number seven on our list of the top 10 corded angle grinders. Buyers loved this product and believe that its great value for more. They felt it was a sturdy tool that felt it was well made,
It is a mid range priced unit and there is no doubt it is excellent value for money. If you aren't intending to use this tool every day or just want it for the occasional job then this angle grinder is ideal.
It comes with no cutting or grinding blades so this make sure you order some along with it. The housing of the motor, has also been sealed which will prevent any dust from getting inside.
With an angle grinder, safety is very important and this model comes with a no tool needed, adjustable disc guard and that is essential with this type of powerful tool. Also the switch can be locked in for long periods of use.
It is hard to find anything bad to say about this angle grinder. Its Bosch, its well made and it does exactly what it says on the tin. There are cheaper models that are more powerful but you at probably paying for the name and the guaranteed reliability you get with Bosch tools. It's very handy if you have had your mig welder on the go and and need to do a bit of tidying up.
What Buyers Say About the Bosch PWS 700-115 Angle Grinder
Buyers bought this to use on a whole range of tasks. These included:
I have listed below a summary of the key features that buyers mentioned and appreciated.
Value for money
Most buyers said this angle grinder was a top quality piece of machinery and it has hundreds of 5 star reviews. Some people have had trouble with the motor but it seems this is always from new so maybe they had a problem with a rogue batch. It has a 3 year warranty anyway.
When a motor is continually over working, then they do tend to die out very quickly. This has a good strength 700 watt motor that works well.
That means it can be used regularly, and will be able to handle all of the smaller jobs and almost all of the larger jobs. This unit seems most popular with the DIY enthusiast and I guess that's the market it is aimed at.
Quick and Simple Disc Changing
Buyers loved the quick change spindle so that changing discs on the grinder or making adjustments is extremely easy and fast. It also comes with an extra auxiliary handle which is a very useful feature..
Angle grinders are dangerous tools, and exceptionally dangerous in the wrong hands. This Bosch model is not an exception. This is a powerful tool so always exercise care when using it though many buyers believed it was one of the best balanced units they have used.
Low on Vibration
All users also said that this one did not vibrate a lot as the rotating wheel seemed to work against any vibration.
Our Conclusion on the Bosch PWS 700-115 Angle Grinder
This unit came in at number 7 on our list of top ten angle grinders. The buyer reviews confirm why that would be the case. There are of course, no bad grinders in our top ten and any unit reviewing at 88% has to get serious consideration.
You don't always need to pay top price for a tool and all buyers are saying that this is not a lightweight piece of kit by any means. It feels sturdy to use and will take on most jobs.
As it is our number seven choice, the team here at Tool Advice would of course highly recommend this model to anyone, who wants to own a good grinder at a reasonable price, that is built to last. If however this is not the one for you, then why not check out our top 10 list of angle grinders, by clicking here.
In our opinion, this is an excellent unit for the money. You will feel the build quality as soon as you lift it and you will know it's built to last for a long time.
A very quick video review
We have looked over all the video reviews and found this great short presentation on this Bosch power tool. It gives you an instant idea of what to expect as well as telling you all the features and spec in and easy to understand format.
I hope you enjoy watching it as I always think its much better to see a tool in action rather than just reading about it or seeing pictures. This guy is particularly good at explaining the features of the drill and he is well known for demonstrating tools.
If you are still not sure if this is the one for you then check out our Best Angle Grinder Review so have a look at some more of the latest models.