The 4800 Series finishing tools are for metal, wood, and solid surface materials. Designed for cleaning, polishing, and surface conditioning applications, the 4800 is available with a 0.3- or 0.9-hp motor. Technical bulletin describes the product's key features and lists dimensions. A chart details specifications such as rpm, nominal power, weight, and length. Information on accessory kits is also provided.
Cooper Industries, Cooper Power Tools Div., Box 1410, Lexington, SC 29071, FAX (803) 359-2013.
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Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.