The Metabo w24-230 mvt 9 in. Pro Series angle Grinder features Metabo 15 amp, 2400 Watt motor with auto-stop carbon brushes to protect the motor. The rear handle can be turned in either direction through 90° without the use of any tools, ideal for jobs with Cut-Off wheels and also for left-handed users. The wheel guard can be turned on the grinders collar without the use of tools. It is prevented from sliding off the collar of the Grinder by a locking device. Includes Metabo vibratech(mvt) handle which reduces vibration by up to 60%.