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DW718 12-in. Sliding Compound-Miter Saw

DeWalt - DW718 12-in. Sliding Compound-Miter Saw

This saw is lightweight, compact, and an excellent choice for those who install a lot of tall baseboard and large crown molding

$570.00 (As of 3/5/2008)

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Editor's Review: Testing 12-in. Sliding Compound-Miter Saws

review date: March 5, 2008

The DeWalt saw is the lightest, most compact of the bunch, and I found it the easiest to carry. This saw is an excellent choice for those who install a lot of tall baseboard and large crown molding, or for just about anyone who has to pack and unpack a saw every day. I was sorry to see that the 718 didn’t include the excellent vernier scale indicator DeWalt features on its nonsliding miter saws.

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Editor Test Results:

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Manufacturer Specifications

Manufacturer DeWalt
Manufacturer's Web Site www.dewalt.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 800-433-9258
Weight 58 lb.
Dimensions N/A
Max Width of Cut (90/45 degrees) N/A
Max Depth of Cut 6-1/2 in.
Max Miter/Bevel 60 degrees left; 51 degrees right / 50 degrees left and right
Double Bevel Yes
Laser No
Amps 15
Volts N/A
Blade Size 12 in.
Blade Type Carbide
Noise rating 107 db.