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Certain jobs also call for the use of hearing protection and/or a respirator mask for optimal protection. Using a dull blade. If the blade on a circular saw is too dull it will place unnecessary strain on both the saw and the operator. A dull blade in a circular saw can be dangerous because of the extra force the operator must apply in order to make a cut and can also damage the saw by overworking the motor. A blade that has hit a nail is particularly prone to becoming dull but any blade will become dull with use. Leaving the saw plugged in. Circular saws should be unplugged at all times when not in use to prevent accidents. Battery operated saws can have the battery removed. Ensuring that a circular saw is unplugged is especially important when changing a blade lubricating or otherwise maintaining the saw. Essentially the only time the saw should be plugged into an outlet is while it is in use. Overextending the body. Maintaining stable positioning is an important responsibility when using a circular saw. Overreaching could cause a saw operator to lose his or her balance and create a dangerous situation. Using the wrong type of blade for the cutting surface. Different types of blades are available for circular saws to cut different surfaces. One important distinction is the difference between a ripping blade designed to cut with wood grain and a crosscutting blade designed to cut against the grain. There are also blades designed for cutting different types of materials such as glass steel tile or concrete. Dewalt is known for creating a pretty good power tool and this circular saw truly stands up to that reputation. Offering superior power balance and ergonomics the saw transcends the standard circular saw to bring craftsmen a lightweight and powerful solution to some of the toughest cutting applications.
The Porter-Cable 423MAG circular saw while still weighing just about 2 lbs more than Skils HD77M also boasts a light-weight magnesium construction and an impressive 15 amp motor. This saw is a particularly aggressive little machine with a 0 - 50 degree miter capacity and a positive stop at 45 degrees. After only a few passes with this saw it is plainly one of the more powerful and versatile circ saws in the industry. The tool smoothly flaunts an entirely needle and ball bearing construction making the tool uncommonly simple and smooth to use and with its light-weight and comfort designed handle the saw glides through workpieces unlike any other. Perhaps the most phenomenal of these tools is Festools TS75EQ. Festool is a truly unique manufacturer delivering tools of unmatched quality performance and endurance from their homeland in Germany. This Festool circular saw is a mind-boggling example of the standard issue Festool innovation.
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Where accuracy is key however a fence or guide can be attached to ensure optimized cutting precision. There is a wide range of circular saws available from 4in. to 7-1/4in. (7-1/4in. for example refers to the blades diameter) and hand-held to table mounted. Craftsmen however can not get too far without needing a lightweight and cordless circular saw to get the job done. The cordless circular saw is lightweight and convenient eliminating the need for outlets and to lug around endless knotted ropes of power cord. With its portability and more compact size the cordless saw can go more places and conveniently conquer your projects with not much sacrifice to power. From commercial jobs to backyard plans no toolbox should be without this cordless giant. Milwaukees 18v 6-1/2in. cordless circular saw delivers extreme power in an ergonomic and lightweight design.
Almost but not quite and certainly not if you are using them to cut framing pieces all day long. Joe has both a wormdrive and a regular circular saw. He pulls out his Skil HD77M wormdrive circular saw when he needs to get through the big stuff. But when he will be cutting 2x4s all day he uses the lighter weight DeWalt 368K. And for cutting up on the roof he uses his DeWalt cordless DC300K with a NANO battery. Joe said he got into the NANO technology because it gets damn cold in Buffalo and he wants the reliability of Lithium Ion batteries which will perform just as well in cold temperatures. And the nicest thing about them is that the DeWalt NANO batteries are backwards compatible with all his DeWalt cordless tools. Hmmm. But what kind of circular saw do I want? While I am not a contractor I am an avid Do-It-Yourselfer who has a sweet job as the editor of a tool blog. Yup I get a great discount on the high quality tools that are sold at the Toolking Superstore and you betcha Ive been taking advantage of that! (shameless plug ;0) Seriously though even if I didnt get the discount ToolKing has the lowest prices especially if you go for the reconditioned versions (believe me Ive checked around).