Kalamazoo 2 x 48 inch Horizontal/Vertical Belt Grinder

Part #: BG248
Ships From: Factory shipped
Availability: Usually ships within 4-6 weeks
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Price: $940.00
  • 2 x 48 belt size
  • Vertical/Horizontal operation
  • 1/2 hp motor
  • 7200 sfpm


This Kalamazoo 2 x 48 inch belt grinder is a versatile machine that can be used many different ways. The removable platen and work table can be positioned vertically or horizontal or any position in between. The 8 inch serrated contact wheel can also be used, and with it's fast belt speed (7200 SFPM), removes metal fast with minimal heat transfer. The BG248 is made in the USA and features a Baldor motor, quick and easy belt changes and a simple tracking control. The BG248 is popular for knife-making, deburring, polishing and finishing operations.


1 year manufacturer's warranty


Motor: 1/2 hp
Belt Width (inches): 2
Belt Length (inches): 48
Belt Speed: 7200 feet per minute
Contact Wheel Diameter (inches) : 8
Platen Size (inches): 2.75 x 8.75