Craftsman - 27719 Jigsaw - Fine Homebuilding Tool Review
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27719 Jigsaw

Craftsman - 27719 Jigsaw

This jigsaw from Craftsman offers a great line of sight and front flush-cutting capability

$150.00 (As of 9/1/2006)

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Editor's Review: A Better Breed of Jigsaws

review date: September 1, 2006

The Craftsman 27719 is behind the times. Although it offers a great line of sight and front flush-cutting capability, its toolless blade change is primitive and frustrating. The blade didn't track well on curves, and it was one of the worst countertop chippers in the trial. The orbital settings and blower controls are located conveniently.

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Editor Test Results:

Overall Rating C
Feel B-
Cutting C
Blade change D

More In-Depth Information

A Better Breed of Jigsaws Online Membership RequiredMaking precise cuts and keeping sightlines clear are must-have qualities. We tested 12 top models and picked the leader of the pack.

Manufacturer Specifications

Manufacturer Craftsman
Manufacturer's Web Site www.craftsman.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 800-697-3277
Weight 5.5 lb.
Dimensions N/A
Amps 5
Volts N/A
Speed N/A
Special Features N/A

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