More stories about Saws

  • Skil Mag77LT Saw

    This spring Skil released an upgraded wormdrive saw that the company says is 4 pounds lighter than the very popular SHD77.

  • Dual Battery Cordless Chainsaw

    Tool companies usually make power tools or outdoor power equipment (OPE); Makita does both and is using a new accessory to make these tools more accessible to average users.

  • A Gas-Powered Circular Saw

    I stumbled across this chainsaw-based machine in a YouTube video. The label was obscured so I thought it was home-made.

  • Humongous Band Saw Cuts 18-Inch Steel Ingot

    At the end of my visit to the Lenox plant in Western Massachusetts, they showed me the test area which contained a band saw the likes of which I have never seen.

  • New Festool Saw May Be Recalled

    Reports of unspecified problems with the plunge mechanism of Festool's new tracksaw may lead to a recall.

  • Grizzly’s New Track Saw

    Can you get a decent track saw for $180?

  • 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.