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STEB 135 Plus Top-Handle Jigsaw

Metabo - STEB 135 Plus Top-Handle Jigsaw

The powerful STEB 135 Plus jigsaw from Metabo has its blade close to the front of the saw giving an unobstructed view of the cutline

$180.00 (As of 1/1/1900)

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Editor's Review: Tool Test: Top-Handle Jigsaws

review date: July 14, 2011

This jigsaw has only one thing on its mind: power. It rivals, if not surpasses, the higher-amp Bosch and Milwaukee models for sheer aggressiveness of cut. When orbital action was off, cuts were still clean and quick, and each of the four levels of orbital action increased its speed and vigor. The blade-guide roller is low on the body, making the Metabo a champ at straight cuts and tight circles. The blade is close to the front of the saw, which, in addition to allowing the saw to get close into corners, gives a clear, unobstructed view of the cutline. Moreover, the foot plate can be adjusted backward so that the blade is flush with the front of the plate, giving the saw better maneuverability in restricted spaces.

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Editor Test Results:

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Manufacturer Specifications

Manufacturer Metabo
Manufacturer's Web Site www.metabousa.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 800-638-2264
Weight 6.2 lb.
Dimensions N/A
Amps 6.1 amps
Volts N/A
Speed Variable
Special Features N/A