First look at the Makita XSH04ZB 61⁄2-in. subcompact cordless circular saw.
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Worm-drive circular saws need their oil changed periodically. Here’s how to do it.
This 16-5/16-in. beam saw can cut a 6x6 in a single pass! Is that overkill or is it just awesome?
Worm-drive saws have an oil-bath gearbox; the oil eventually gets contaminated through use.
A very nice piece of gear that would serve many carpenters well. But not in a production-framing environment.
Learn how to break down plywood and other sheet goods efficiently and accurately without a tablesaw.
Bathroom electricals, roof vents, adhesive guns, appliances and kitchen cabinets, and tablesaw safety.
With an oil-bath gearbox and a cord instead of a battery, this rear-handle framing saw is built for all-day cutting.
Makita's XSR01 cordless, rear-handle, blade-left circular saw is an excellent full-time framing saw.
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