Milwaukee MIL-2887-20 M18 FUEL 5in Flathead Braking Grinder, Slide Switch Lock-On


The M18 FUEL 5in Flathead Braking Angle Grinder with Slide Switch Lock-On is the newest addition to Milwaukee's cordless angle grinder lineup. Generating 11A corded power, a low profile for more access, and RAPIDSTOP Brake offers enhanced safety. The POWERSTATE Brushless Motor delivers 8,500 RPM and maximum sustained power to complete the toughest grinding and cutting applications, allowing you to push your battery-powered grinders harder and longer than ever before. REDLINK PLUS Intelligence ensures unmated levels of performance, protection, and compatibility. The M18 REDLITHIUM HIGH OUTPUT XC6.0 Batteries (not included) deliver 50% more power while running 50% cooler than our M18 REDLITHIUM XC Batteries. The low-profile, flathead design allows for greater accessibility to tight spaces. The MILWAUKEE M18 FUEL 5in Flathead Braking Angle Grinder provides enhanced performance, run-time, and accessibility.


  • (1)M18 FUEL 5in Flathead Braking Grinder, Slide Switch Lock-On(2887-20)
  • (1)Side Handle
  • (1)T27 Guard
  • (1)T1 Clip-On Guard


  • POWERSTATE Brushless Motor: Purposely built for the M18 FUEL 5in Angle Grinder delivers 8,500 RPM to provide the power to complete the toughest grinding and cutting applications. 
  • REDLINK PLUS Intelligence: Most advanced system of electronics in the industry, enabling communication between batteries and tools, allowing for unmatched levels of performance, protection, and compatibility. 
  • REDLITHIUM HIGH OUTPUT Battery Pack (Not Included): Provides 50% more power and runs 50% cooler versus standard
  • REDLITHIUM Battery. Superior pack construction, electronics and performance deliver more work per charge and more work over pack lifespan than any battery on the market. 
  • Low profile, flathead design provides more access to tight spaces where a traditional 5in grinder would not be able to reach. 
  • RAPIDSTOP Brake stops most wheels in less than 2 seconds. 
  • Slide Switch Designed to Reduce User Fatigue 
  • Tool-Free Guard Adjustment for faster guard installations and adjustments 
  • Compatible with all M18 Batteries.


  • Tool Warranty 5 Year Limited Warranty
  • Power Source Cordless
  • Motor Type Brushless
  • Length 14.02 in
  • Weight 2.99 lbs
  • Height 3.5 in
  • Width 2.77 in
  • Battery System M18