DeWalt FlexVolt Worm Drive Style Vs Milwaukee M18 Fuel Rear-Handle Circular Saw:
The following are some facts and figures about the two types of saws.
Milwaukee M18 Fuel Rear-Handles:
M18 fuel rear handles have been around since 1878 when they were first introduced. They have been used by many companies including Sears Roebuck & Co., General Electric Company, Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, U.S. Steel Corporation, and others.
They are still manufactured today by various manufacturers such as C.H. Robinson, Halske Gmbh., Werkstatt GmbH, Kühlmann GmBH, and others.
The rear-handles are made from cast iron with a steel sleeve attached to it which holds the blade in place while cutting through wood or other materials. The front end of the handle is fitted with a large flat blade which allows the user to cut through most materials without having to worry about damaging their hands. The rear-handle is equipped with a spring-loaded plunger mechanism that releases the blade when pressure is applied at its tip.
In order to operate the rear-handles, one must hold them in both hands and push down on the plunger button located just behind them. Be careful when pushing on the plunger button, as it may easy to slip and cut your hand when using the blade. To re-load the saw, hold the handle firmly in both hands and pull up on the handle, allowing it to rise up and over the blade. The blades used are 1/2-inch by 10-inch plumbers nails.
M18 Fuel Rear-Handles are best used in cutting wood, metal, plastic, and other basic materials.
DeWalt FlexVolt Worm Drive Style:
The DeWalt flexvolt worm drive style saws were first designed by DeWalt in the early 20th century. They have been used by many companies throughout history such as Black & Decker, K-Force, and others.
The flex-volt saws motor is mounted on a worm drive, which is a toothed gear that constantly rotates and drives the saw blade. These saws come in two different styles, flexible and standard. The flexible style has a flexible cord, while the standard style cords are rigid and cannot be bent or twisted. Both types have their pros and cons, which are discussed in this article.
The flexible cord style saw has its motor mounted on a flexible power cord that is able to be coiled and uncoiled in order to reach various places. This makes the flexible style more practical for users that have to do a lot of cutting in various locations. The rigid style cords are not able to be coiled or uncoiled, which makes them a little less practical for users who need more mobility. Also, the flexible style cords can be damaged if they are constantly bent or twisted. The flexible style cords are also not able to be replaced, which means if the cord is damaged the entire saw will have to be replaced.
Both types of styles come in a rear-handle and worm drive style. Worm drive styles have the motor mounted on the top of the power cord. The worm drive style allows the saw to cut in any direction without having to worry about the handle being in the way. The rear handle style has the motor mounted on the rear handle of the saw, which allows for more control over the blade.
Due to their design, both types of styles are not able to be used for cutting pipes or other cylindrical objects.
DeWalt flexvolt styles come in two different voltages, 18V and 60V. The 18V is designed for lighter materials such as wood while the 60V is designed for heavier duty materials such as metal. Despite having a higher voltage, the 60V saw will not be able to cut through some metals due to the design of the blade.
The flexvolt styles come in either corded or cordless models. The corded models have more power than their cordless counterparts, but are unable to be used anywhere that they are not plugged in. The cordless models are able to be used anywhere, but lack power when compared to the corded models.
The flexvolt worm drive saws are best used for cutting wood, metal, and plastic materials.
M18 Fuel Worm Drive Style:
The M18 Fuel worm drive style saws consist of a worm gear drive that constantly drives the saw blade. The motor is mounted on top of the saw and drives the worm gear through the top of the saw. This design allows the saw to cut in any direction without having to worry about the handle being in the way.
The M18 Fuel saws come in two different sizes and voltages. The group contains the M18 FueKZT and the M18 FueKZG worm drive saws. The M18 Fuel KZT contains a 5Ah battery, while the M18 Fuel KZG contains a 7.5ah battery. Both types of batteries can be interchanged between the different style of saws to increase portability.
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