Makita Cordless Chop Saw: Metal Cutting Power with No Cord
The Makita cordless electric saw is one of the most popular tools among woodworkers. They are used for many different types of jobs including trimming, shaping, carving and other tasks where speed and efficiency are needed. There are several models available from Makita. Most of them have a number of features which make them very useful.
One feature that makes these tools unique is their ability to cut through virtually any material without burning or damaging it.
In order to use a Makita cordless electric saw, you need only plug it into an outlet and turn on the power switch. Then you simply hold down the button until the blade cuts through your workpiece. You don’t even need to touch the handle of the tool; all you have to do is press down on the button.
While there are some advantages and disadvantages to using a Makita cordless electric saw, they generally fall into two categories:
Advantages Disadvantages Durability – These tools last longer than others due to their design. They tend not to rust and will continue working well after normal wear and tear.
Affordable – These tools are fairly cheap and easy to find at any home improvement store.
Variety Of Saws – There are several different blades that can be used to complete a wide range of projects.
Less Messy – Since the tool doesn’t use fuel or require electricity, there is less of a chance for an accident. Noisy – These tools can be fairly loud when in use. People who work in close quarters may have trouble hearing each other.
Heavy – They can be somewhat heavy for some people to use.
Slower – Compared to other tools, these saws are slower at cutting materials.
Less Power – These tools tend to lack power and may have trouble cutting through large or thick materials.
When choosing a cordless electric saw, make sure that it is the right size and power for your particular project. Also, consider getting an additional battery so you can switch them out when one dies. This is more practical for some folks that using an extension cord.
Makita makes some of the best tools on the market and their cordless saws are no exception. Their tools are not only durable, but they are fairly affordable as well. If you plan on doing any type of remodeling, then a cordless Makita saw will be an excellent addition to your tool collection.
Incoming search terms:
Sources & references used in this article:
- Cordless chop saw (AH Judge – US Patent 6,523,447, 2003 – Google Patents)
- Electric cable cutter (S Hirabayashi, T Makita, M Isobe – US Patent 5,987,754, 1999 – Google Patents)
- Cordless chop saw (A Judge – US Patent App. 10/865,202, 2005 – Google Patents)