Why use WLC30001 WALL CHASER 3000W 125mm?
WLC30001 WALL CHASER
WLC30001 WALL CHASER 3000W 125mm is a specialized power tool used for cutting narrow grooves in walls, for instance when laying electrical cable. The tool is usually powered by an electric motor which drives a pair of abrasive discs like those found in an angle grinder, positioned closely together.
Voltage : 220-240V~50/60Hz
Input Power : 3000W
No-load Speed : 7000rpm
Disc Diameter : 125mm
Spindle Thread : M14
Cutting Depth : 10-40 mm
Cutting Width : 9-30 mm
The document states that, vertical chases shouldn’t be deeper than 1/3 leaf of the wall, and horizontal chases shouldn’t be deeper than 1/6 of the leaf.
With an angle grinder, you can grind and cut into a variety of materials, depending on the cutting or grinding disc. The most common disc diameters are 230, 125 and 110mm. The latter suffices for cutting smaller chases in your walls.
Registered User. Dictionary definition: (a continuous recess: Harris) a vertical or horizontal enclosure/recess (of rated or non-rated construction) with which to conceal/route, plumbing, electrical, etc.; shafts tend to be vertical while chases may be either.