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LS1221 Compound-Miter Saw

Makita - LS1221 Compound-Miter Saw

This lightweight compound-miter saw from Makita features an excellent blade-guard retracting arm

$300.00 (As of 7/1/2004)

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Overview

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

review date: July 1, 2004

This 12-in. compound-miter saw features sawdust collection and a blade-guard retracting arm that are the best among the 10 saws we tested. The blade-guard system has a housed actuation arm that prevents blade retraction from interfering with the saw's operation. This is the lightest of the saws we tested. It comes with a 32-tooth carbide blade.

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12-in. Compound-Miter Saws Online Membership RequiredIn a field of powerful and accurate tools, three saws stand out with useful features and large cutting capacities

Manufacturer Specifications

Manufacturer Makita
Manufacturer's Web Site www.makita.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 800-462-5482
Weight 39.5 lb.
Dimensions 24 in. by 26-1/2 in. by 23-7/8 in.
Max Width of Cut (90/45 degrees) 8 in. at 90 degrees; 5-5/8 in. at 45 degrees
Max Depth of Cut 4-5/8 in.
Max Miter/Bevel 48 degrees left and right / 45 degrees left
Double Bevel No
Laser No
Amps 15
Volts N/A
Blade Size 12 in.
Blade Type 32-tooth carbide