DEWALT DW758 8-Inch Bench Grinder Review

The DEWALT DW758 Power Grinder can be used for a variety of projects ranging from rust removal, debarring, grading, shaping, and polishing.

The DEWALT DW758 Power Grinder can be used for a variety of projects ranging from rust removal, debarring, grading, shaping, and polishing and even in sharpening of industrial blades, chisels, knives and all forms of cutting tools. For those in the market in search of a powerful grinder, the Dewalt 8 inch bench grinder is an ideal option well suited for debarring applications and large grinding. It has a very powerful motor which enables it to handles the toughest of metal and other tough applications with ease. The rugged iron cast case and housing for the motor ensures the grinder can last for years without damage serving its customers well. All these features backed with a three years warranty goes to show how well this grinder can serve its users. The DEWALT DW758 comes with all the features users can want in a grinder making it an ideal option for those still in search of the perfect grinder.

Features and Specification of Dewalt DW758

Main features

  • 3/4 HP induction power motor

    The grinder has a 3/4 HP induction power motor which gives it superior power for handling high industrial power applications. The powers generated from this grinder are high enough to handle any type of metal with easy. This has made it an ideal choice for most industrial works.

  • Motor speeds of 3600 rpm

    The high speeds offered by this grinder ensures faster removal of material. Users can expect the grinder to work with high speeds that enables completion of grinding jobs within the shortest time possible.

  • Rear exhaust ports

    The wheel guards are fitted with rear guards exhaust ports that enables the grinder to operate smoothly.

  • Rugged cast iron base

    The grinder is rested on a rugged cast iron case which protects it from an external damage ensuring it lasts for ages. The iron cast provides the much needed durability thus prolonging its life.

  • 12 to 1/2 inches distance between the wheels

    The distance between the wheels enables the grinder to have longer and larger grinding applications thus giving users real value for money spent.


  • Item weight: 40.5 pounds
  • power source: electric powered
  • product dimensions: 17.8 by 12.6 by 10.8 inches
  • Special features: quiet
  • Origin: China

Pros and Cons of Dewalt DW758


  • 1) The HP powered capacitor start motor usually comes to high speeds quickly and runs smoothly ensuring your work is done in the shortest time possible. The steady powers and speeds ensure all the grinding work in done uniformly in a short time. The grinder also has a powerful motor enabling it to handle all kinds of toughest metal.
  • 2) The grinder is also very quiet and users dont have to deal with loud noises when operating this machine. Despite the powerful motor engine and high speeds, the grinder does not produce those loud noises that keep people uncomfortable when handling it.
  • 3) The 8 inches wheels make this grinder ideal for grinding large objects with ease. The DEWALT DW758 is very versatile and ideal for handling all kinds of materials whether small or extended.
  • 4) It is highly durable and can last for longer periods serving users effectively. It usually rested on a rugged cast iron case which protects it from any external damage. Users can buy with confident knowing they have purchased a product that will last for years to come.
  • 5) It is also easy to set up and operate. There is a manual that directly users on how to easily set it up and start operating it within the shortest time possible.


  • Just like any great product, this grinder also has a few cons. First of all, this grinder is heavy and cannot be moved with ease from one job site to another. However, this is not a major con since once set in a certain position, all works can be done from there without having to move it from place to place.
  • The nuts are sometimes tightly fixed when new but users can easily change this and set to in a way that it operates smoothly with ease. Most of the problems are experienced when the grinder is new and users might need to service it before starting to use it first.


The several features in the DEWALT DW758 power grinder makes it an ideal choice for new customers looking for a new unit. It is highly durable, effective and works with good speeds ensuring all works are done in time. Personally I can recommend it to new users since they can easily set it up and operate it without difficulties. Customers still in doubts need to clear the minds and know they are purchasing a unit that will offer them true value for money spent.

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