Axminster Trade AT200HDG/AT8G2 Heavy Duty Grinder
Axminster Trade AT200HDG/AT8G2 Heavy Duty Grinder
£139.96 (£116.63 Ex. VAT)

Axminster Trade AT200HDG/AT8G2 Heavy Duty Grinder

Code: 505196

  • Trade rated 200mm bench grinder
  • Solid design and construction
  • 40mm diameter extraction outlets
  • Adjustable safety shield
  • Fitted with useful LED work light
  • 900W, 230V motor
  • Show More
£139.96 (£116.63 Ex. VAT)

In stock - get it tomorrow, Tuesday 18th Dec, order within and choose Premium delivery

Collect in store, we'll confirm your reservation within 1 hour.

Check stock at your local store

Chosen store -

Loading stock for

In stock - collect from in 1 hour

Low stock - collect from in 1 hour

Out of stock at

Change store
Learn how it works

We'll aim to dispatch your products the same day when you order before 4pm, Monday to Friday.

  • Standard UK (1-2 day) - free
  • Premium UK (next day) - from £6
  • International - available
Find out more

We're commited to selling high-quality products, however we also know thats there are times when you need to exchange or return an item.

  • No quibble 30 day returns policy
  • Arrange your return online, in-store or by phone
  • Simple and easy returns process
Find out more

Frequently Bought Together

  • Axminster Trade AT200HDG/AT8G2 Heavy Duty Grinder
  • Polishing Mop Adaptor - RH for AW8G2 & AW8SRG2
  • Diamond Dressing Block
  • Axminster Universal Bench Grinder Stand
Total: £231.96

In Detail

Trade Classification & 3 Year Guarantee

This is a Trade rated workshop grinder with plenty of power, good design, 200mm diameter wheels and solid construction. The base is 200 x 320mm and has four fixing points. The 900W induction motor runs exceptionally smoothly and provides adequate power for all types of grinding. The guards are very solid and have 40mm diameter outlets at the rear for connection to an extraction system. The tool rests and eye shields are robustly made, the eye shields being fully adjustable to any position. Finally, to finish off a good job the grinder is fitted with an LED work light and no-volt-release switch. Supplied with aluminium oxide 36g coarse stone, 60g medium stone. Please note, SIT Wire Brushes not compatible with this grinder.

Information Downloads

This product is on page 239 of the Axminster Tools & Machinery 2018/19 Catalogue.


Dust Extraction Outlet 40 mm
Grinding Wheel Diameter 200 mm
Model AT200HDG
Motor Power 900 W
Nett Weight 28 kg
Rating Trade
Speed 2,950 rpm
Voltage 230 V
Wheel Width 32 mm
Shaft Diameter 18 mm
Plug Type UK 3 pin plug
Reviews (5)

Customer Reviews

Overall rating 3.7 out of 5 based on 5 reviews

Newest Customer Reviews


Graham Carroll

8 September 2018

Bench Grinder

Works well but do not buy this if you intend to try to fit a wire brush. You cant find one that fits it, If I had known I wouldn't of bought this grinder. They do say that the one they stock isn't compatible what they don't say is that you won't be able to find one! I'm now stuck with a grinder that isn't capable of doing what is a pretty normal function for a bench grinder. Very misleading Axminster.

Alex McConnachie

12 April 2018

Great grinder, awful tool rests!

I have no issue with this grinder other than to warn people away from the tool rests! they have about 10 degrees of adjustment in them so if you intend to use them for sharpening anything at any other than a 90 degree angle, you NEED a sharpening system to replace the tool rests. Otherwise great quality machine that I've had no issues with whatsoever.


12 January 2018

Nice machine but.....

I was after a better quality bench grinder than the one I own and after a bit of research opted for this model along with the Axminster Wood-turners sharpening system. As always delivery was prompt. Unfortunately it was a while before I had a chance to unpack the grinder and I have to say it was rather disappointing. The outer guard on the left wheel was totally mis-aligned and I had to break the spot welds that hold the circumference guard in place in order to line it up correctly. That was problem one. My intention for this grinder was always to use it with the sharpening system so the supplied plastic shields and tool rests went straight into a drawer. I had made a custom mobile base for this grinder and went on to make the base for the grinder and jig combo to sit on the mobile base. I had watched the recommended you tube video and read the instructions and expected to have some super sharp gouges and chisels within a couple of hours. Hmmmm. Firstly the instructions say the bar guide should be mounted centrally under the grinder wheel and the centre of the wheel should be no more than 6 1/2 inches from the base. Well I made a base to suit these dims and very carefully centred and aligned everything, then found the handles to clamp the bar down foul on the outer guard making it completely unusable in this configuration. After some brain ache I decided to raise the grinder above the recommended 6 1/2 inches, I was still not going to be grinding near the centre line of the wheel so I felt comfortable doing this. I remade the base so the handles would clear and re-tested and all seemed to be fine, I then tried the flat tool rest and guess what, it is now nowhere near high enough. I shall have to add at least 25mm to the height to make it usable. I shall do this by adding a hardwood spacer then remounting the metal tool rest over this. I haven't tried the tool rest for flat or skew chisels and not sure how the raised flat tool rest will work. If get that far I shall update this review. Overall the grinder itself is not a bad bit of kit, good weight and a powerful motor. Like others on here I'm not a fan of the safety cover on the switch. What I am disappointed with is the quality control or complete lack of it. The outer guard misalignment was approx 7mm and quite clear to the naked does something this wrong get packaged ready for delivery and not get noticed? The other disappointment is that with all the research i did on the Axminster site nowhere could I glean that the two items are incompatible if you adhere to the instructions. I appreciate that a lot of machinery needs fine tuning and some adjustment but these modifications are quite major and for the money I expected better quality.

James O'Kelly

15 November 2017

Very good value for money. I would recomend this to others.

Very good machine, good value for money. My only concern is the bore, and adaptors to fit other wheels. I have no problem with guard shields or on/off button, if you treat it properly they are fine. This was recommended to me for my woodturning tools and I'm very satisfied. I'm trying to get a finer wheel 180 to 200 grit that will fit the grinder, any help you can give me on this, maybe you can recommend. I can only express my satisfaction with this grinder, ideal for school woodwork rooms/workshops.

Rob Evans

14 December 2016

Top piece of kit

Very happy with my grinder. I purchased it back in April and its been great. The fine stone grinds well and has proved to be hard wearing. I converted the left hand side to wire wheel so cannot comment about the rough stone performance. It spins up very smoothly indeed.

My only small niggle is the shaft size is not compatible with any of the adapters supplied with the 8 inch wire wheel currently sold by Axminster. I had to resort to 3D printing an adapter insert to match the shaft diameter of this bench grinder. Its an odd side diameter @ 30mm which may hinder some. Apart from this its been excellent all round.

Privacy Policy & Cookies

We use cookies to improve and personalise our services, for marketing and for social activity. Please see our privacy policy for more information on how and why we use your data. You can change your cookie settings at any time. By continuing, you agree to our use of cookies.