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Dual-Bevel Sliding Comp Miter Saw, 12 In

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  • Item # 38D257
  • Mfr. Model # 6955-20
  • UNSPSC # 27112709
  • Catalog Page # N/A
  • Shipping Weight 77.0 lbs.
Country of Origin Taiwan Country of Origin is subject to change.
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Technical Specs

  • Item Sliding Compound Miter Saw
  • Blade Dia. 12"
  • Slide Yes
  • Bevel Double
  • No Load RPM 3200
  • Amps 15.0
  • Crosscut @ 45 Deg. H 6-1/2"
  • Crosscut @ 45 Deg. W 13-1/2"
  • Crosscut @ 90 Deg. H 6-1/2"
  • Crosscut @ 90 Deg. W 13-1/2"
  • Arbor Size 5/8" and 1"
  • Blade Type Carbide
  • Miter Capacity 0 to 48 Degrees Left and Right
  • Bevel Capacity 0 Degrees to 48 Degrees Left and Right
  • Bevel Stops 0 Degrees , 15 Degrees , 22.5 Degrees , 33.9 Degrees , 45 Degrees , 48 Degrees
  • Length 30"
  • Width 21"
  • Height 19-1/2"
  • Voltage 120VAC
  • Features Miter Angle Digital Readout Provides Repeatable Accuracy To 01 Deg, Miter Angle Fine Adjust With Detent Override Makes It Simple To Dialin Precise Miter Angles, Dual Integral Jobsite, Lights Fully Illuminate The Work Piece And Cut Line From Either Side Of The Blade, Powerful 150 Amp, 33 Max HP Direct Drive Motor Provides Increased Power For High Performance Cutting In Hard Lumber, Constant Power Technology With Soft Start Maintains Constant Cutting Speed Under Load And Decreases Start Up Head Movement, Oversized Single Lever Bevel Adjustment With (9) Positive Bevel Stops
  • Includes Carbide Tipped Blade, Dust Bag, Blade Wrench
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Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 17reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Excellent tool to use. This model was a must for my workshop, I've used other miter saws but none can match the model. This miter saw delivery excellent cuts at different angles and it is easy to use. February 22, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by best miter saw i saw comments on the right fence non sliding. here a little trick to let it slide just take a buffer and grind the mini stopper near the fence lock knob and the little round demi circle down center of the fence and et voila its slide January 3, 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by Milwaukee tools have always been the high end product... It is my understanding that this is Milwaukee's first endeavor at a compound miter saw. Not too shabby! There is room for improvement, though. I won't expound on the fixed fence. Everyone else already has. I really like the concept of the digital miter angle readout, but, you didn't carry through on the bevel adjustment. I have to say that I found the bevel harder to adjust and tweak than my 30 year old cast iron Delta miter saw. Given the nice features on the miter table adjustments, then, why not the bevel adjustment. Loose the paddle lock. It doesn't really accomplish anything. How about replacing it with a worm gear adjustment and throw in a friction lock. Just for giggles, give it a digital angle readout for those of us that like really tight fit-ups. Oh, and that bevel gauge... You can do better than that. Give it a descent vernier gauge for accuracy. The brass thumb screw on the slide lock was broken off out of the box. A brass, metric thumb screw? Really? It now sports a stainless machine knob and brass 1/4"-20 stud. Looks good, works fine. Add some crown molding stops as accessories. After some drilling and tapping, mine now has a set of DeWalt's. Well...you didn't supply or offer them. Remember Milwaukee is the good stuff. It's a little more expensive,but, the serious craftsman, (small 'c'), understands that you get what you pay for. I hope that you will at least consider some of these additions, but, all things considered, darned, (is that better?), good saw. I'm proud to have it. August 11, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Best Miter Saw On the Market Today I own a building material store and I build custom furniture as a hobby business. We have sold several miter saws over the years, and this is the only saw that customers come back in to tell us how much they love it! I have owned several dewalt models and they simply don't compare to the Milwaukee. Positives It came out of the box 100% accurate. Adjusting the bevel with the large paddle handle is easier on this saw than any other. It slides smoother than any other saw on the market. The soft start motor makes it easier to handle and reduces fatigue. It also lets you concentrate on holding the workpiece instead of ensuring the saw doesn't jump up out of your hand. The dust collector seems to pick up a larger percentage of the dust than other saws. Bad things: 1 - The right side fence does not slide. Not the end of the world, but seriously...what were you thinking? 2 - The blade guard is clear, but you really can't see through it to make accurate cuts. It's good enough when cutting framing, but skews your vision too much to cut trim. I have to pull the guard up, set my piece, drop the guard, then cut. It takes some getting used to but the positives far outweight the negatives. 3 - If you turn the miter table too quickly, the digital read out gives you a number that is way out of whack. Returning it to 0 degrees or a preset stop seems to reset it. September 9, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Fantastic saw Great saw! My digital display freaks out, but it has postive locks to work with. Better than Dewalt for the same price. Great tool. August 31, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Lights... The two lights are not enough for good view sawing. And the protector blade are not clear to see the pencil line on Wood . I like to change for à Led lights.... August 22, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by fantastic value and perfect cut I love this saw it is so perfect and have absolutely no complaints about it. I use this saw at home and on site in England, even in slightly damp atmosphere it performs brilliant. May 10, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by Best SCMS on the market This saw is the workhorse of the 12 in SCMS's. We switch off between this saw and the DWS780, and I prefer this one. The direct drive provides a smoother start and more consistent cut, and the power is noticeably better in large framing lumber and hardwoods. The digital miter gauge is very handy, as well are the lights, but the bevel adjust is the best in class. The detant override and fine adjust also work very well in correlation with the digital readout. April 26, 2014
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