Product Safety Notification
The saw blade may be mounted on an angle grinder and may therefore, against its advertised use, be used as a hand-held circular saw without the appropriate protections and protective devices. This could cause a kickback or loss of control over the tool, resulting in injuries.
Circular saw blade
Saw blade, intended for use on angle grinders. The product is 115 mm x 22 mm, with 40 teeth. The product was sold online.
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