Applications: Paint, Rust and Scale removal from metal surfaces
The Aurand M5-1EC stands as a testament to heavy-duty efficiency and versatility in surface preparation. It’s a tool of choice for mariners, oil rig workers, and personnel in the US Navy and US Coast Guard, highlighting its reliability and effectiveness in some of the toughest working environments.
- Multifaceted Tool: The M5-1EC goes beyond basic surface preparation; it’s also a concrete grinder, paint chipper, deck scaler, and paint remover. This multifunctional nature makes it invaluable for a wide range of maintenance and preparation tasks.
- Enhanced Reach: An optional 48″ extension handle (part number 48ME) is available, offering added convenience and reach for various applications.
- Wire Brush Compatibility: The M5-1EC can be fitted with wire brushes (Model #23W) for light scale cleanup applications, further enhancing its versatility.
- Broad Application Spectrum: Excelling in removing paint, rust, and scale from metal surfaces such as ship and barge decks, oil platform surfaces, marine towing equipment, bridge structures, large pipes, tanks, valves, beams, and girders. It is also adept at handling concrete surfaces like basements, patio floors, balconies, parking lot lines, retaining walls, swimming pools, as well as removing mortar and cement smatterings, garage floor stains, and graffiti.
- Powerful and Wide Head: With an 12-inch wide head and a potent 1/2 HP motor, the M5-1EC is designed to tackle large areas efficiently.
- Electric Power Supply: Operating on a 115-volt power supply, it ensures compatibility with standard electrical outlets.
- Effective Removal Rate: Achieving a removal rate of 70-100 square feet per hour, the M5-1EC is not just powerful but also efficient, making it ideal for both small and large-scale jobs.
The Aurand M5-1EC is more than a tool; it’s a comprehensive solution for demanding surface preparation needs. Its ability to perform a wide range of functions, coupled with its robust construction and high removal rate, makes it an essential tool for projects requiring detailed and extensive surface preparation.