WITH a proud history of placing great emphasis on innovation and product development, one important focus for Hitachi Power Tools has always been end-user safety facilitated by its cutting-edge tool design that improves ergonomics and usability.
This focus, backed by more than 50 years of experience in electromechanical research and development, has positioned Hitachi as one of the world’s leading power tool manufacturers.
With immediate access to the latest advancements in metallurgy, motor design and electronics, the company has adapted to changing markets to create new products for the mining sector and its related industries.
Historically, Hitachi has introduced iconic mining related products such as the H65SB2 demolition hammer and G13SE2 angle grinder.
A more recent industry focus on safety culminating in the development of the unparalleled G13YC2 125mm angle grinder.
Specifically designed for the mining industry, the G13YC2 boasts every safety feature necessary for use on a mine site: speed control to maintain constant rotation speed during operation; soft start speed control for safer start up; overload protection control to prevent motor burnout; kickback protection control; and 0 voltage restart to protect users.