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Jigsaws Revisited

Less vibration and easier blade changing distinguish the current tools from those of only five years ago

This tool survey compares the specifications, features, and performance of 19 professional-grade barrel-grip and top-handle jigsaws ranging in price from less than $100 to over $500. The article includes an overview of blade styles and blade-change options.

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