351.212240 Compound-Miter Saw - Fine Homebuilding Tool Review
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351.212240 Compound-Miter Saw

Craftsman - 351.212240 Compound-Miter Saw

With two trim blades included in the price, this compound-miter saw from Craftsman is a top value

$270.00 (As of 7/1/2004)

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

review date: July 1, 2004

With two trim blades, a 40- and a 60-tooth carbide, included in the price, this 12-in. compound-miter saw is a top value. It has an arbor-mounted laser disk that replaces the blade washer. As soon as the blade starts spinning, a single laser line appears on the stock. The laser is helpful for getting stock close to position, but it is not accurate enough to eliminate lining up the kerf with your mark. And it is not adjustable.

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Manufacturer Specifications

Manufacturer Craftsman
Manufacturer's Web Site www.craftsman.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 800-697-3277
Weight 51.5 lb.
Dimensions N/A
Max Width of Cut (90/45 degrees) 7-7/8 in. at 90 degrees; 5-1/2 in. at 45 degrees
Max Depth of Cut 4-3/4 in.
Max Miter/Bevel 48 degrees left and right / 45 degrees left
Double Bevel No
Laser Yes
Amps 15
Volts N/A
Blade Size 12 in.
Blade Type 40- and 60-tooth carbide

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