12-Inch Non-Sliding Mitre Saw Testing

Comparing Cuts

Steve Maxwell and friends ran various tests on 12-inch chop saws from the following brands:

  • Bosch
  • DeWALT
  • Hitachi
  • Makita
  • Mastercraft
  • Milwaukee
  • Rigid

And they ran the following tests:

  1. How easy is it to adjust mitre angles?
  2. How easy is it to adjust bevel angles?
  3. How good is the fence?
  4. How well does dust collection work?

Watch the video to find out which power tool scored what!

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Posted on October 26th, 2011


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