Makita XRJ05 18V LXT Brushless Recipro Saw Review


Makita XRJ05 18V LXT Brushless Recipro Saw Review

The Makita XRJ05 18V LXT Brushless Reciprocating Saw is a small, lightweight and powerful saw designed specifically for hobbyists and professionals alike. It’s compact size makes it easy to transport around the shop or garage, while its powerful motor provides enough power to cut through most materials with ease. The blade is made from high carbon steel, which allows it to perform better than cheaper alternatives.

The blade comes with a standard or reverse serrated edge and features a large cutting surface, making it ideal for woodworking projects such as trimming and shaping boards.

Features:

• Compact design makes it easy to carry around the shop or garage.

• Powerful motor provides enough power to cut through most materials with ease.

• Blade is made from high carbon steel, which allows it to perform better than cheaper alternatives.

Specs:

Blade Length: 3.25″ (8 cm)

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Overall Length: 9.5″ (24 cm) Overall Height: 2.75″ (7 cm) Handle Diameter: 0.625″ (1 cm) Weight: 1 lb 11 oz (454 g).

Includes:

XRJ05 Reciprocating Saw Blade Brake Variable-Speed Trigger Lock Carrying Case Two L.E.D.

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Makita reciprocating saw blades are designed for high performance and long life. Their fine-quality carbide blades increase the speed of the blade while maintaining a sharp edge, which allows you to work faster and more efficiently. The standard blade has a cutting depth of 1-1/8 inches (2.85 cm) and a kerf of 2.4 mm.

The fine-tooth blade is ideal for cutting softer materials such as wood, plastic, and aluminum. The fine-tooth blade has a cutting depth of 1-1/8 inches (2.85 cm) and a kerf of 2.4 mm. Buy tools and equipment for every trade professional from Makita.

Comparison Makita Reciprocating Saw Blades

High-Carbon Steel Blades

Fine-tooth blade is ideal for cutting softer materials such as wood, plastic, and aluminum.

Reverse-Hook Blade (Spiral)

This blade cuts with the hook inward for use in confined areas such as when installing cabinets or laying ceramic tiles.

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Straight Blade

This blade cuts with the hook outward for use in molding, trimming, and other finish cutting.

Flat Blade

This is a general-purpose blade for cutting plywood, hardboard, and similar materials.

Makita 18V LXT 5.0Ah Battery

The Makita 18V LXT 5.0Ah Battery is a premium class rechargeable battery. It has been developed for demanding users who require the most of their power tool.

The Makita battery can run a wide range of products, such as grinders, drills, impact wrenches and many more. While each individual product line offers various types of machines, every one of them shares the same core competencies of design, power and build quality. Once you’ve tried a Makita power tool, you will never look back.

What’s in the Box: Makita 18V LXT 5.0Ah Battery.

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