More stories about Saws

  • A Trip to the Recip Blade Factory

    The Lenox plant in East Longmeadow MA produces recip saw blades, hole saws, band saw blades, and a number of other items. This story focuses on recip saw blades.

  • Skil Mag77LT

    Skil recently announced a new wormdrive saw that they say is 4 pounds lighter than their Mag77. That grabbed my attention because the Mag77 is one of the lightest inline saw around .

  • DeWalt DWE575SB Circular Saw

    A compact circular saw that weighs less than 9 pounds.

  • New Festool Track Saw

    When Festool developed the TS 55 REQ, there was no need to go back to the drawing board. They already had the best track so the redesign was a matter of the New Festool Track Saw.

  • Ridgid Tile Saw

    The R4030 is a high-capacity 7-inch tile saw that sells at a very low price point

  • Dustless Technologies SawBuddie

    Dust-free cutting with a recip saw may be possible after all

  • Bullet Tools EZ Shear

    The SST 26 can cleave a saw-quality cut through siding materials up to 1-1<2044>8 inches thick

  • First 4-Stroke Power Cutter on the Market

    I know more than one person who has accidently ruined an expensive 2-stroke machine by accidentally fueling it with straight gasoline (instead of the required gas/oil mixture). That can’t happen with Makita’s new EK7651H power cutter because its 4-stroke engine uses regular unleaded gasoline.

  • 18-Volt Cordless Circular Saws

    The best models have good runtime and cut dense material without slowing down

  • An Extremely Peculiar Circular Saw

    Mafell is best known for its timber-framing tools but the company also makes circular saws: standard models, plunge-cutting track saws, and one plunging model that is hard to describe...