C8FSHE 8-1/2" Sliding Compound Miter Saw with Laser Marker and LED Light
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  • Laser Marker System for exact alignment and predictable blade placement
  • Fully adjustable LED work light illuminates the table from any angle for bright visibility
  • Positive miter stops for quick adjustments to 15, 22.5, 31.6, and 45 degrees to the left and right
  • Precise compound cuts with 48 degree bevel angle left and 5 degree bevel angle right
  • Only 32lbs for lightweight portability
  • Powered by a 9.5 Amp motor with a no-load speed of 5,500 RPM to smoothly handle the toughest cutting applications
  • Sturdy construction stands up to jobsite travel and tough high-volume tasks while retaining accurate measurements
  • Easy-to-read measurements and quick settings on miter and bevel scales
  • Linear ball bearing slide system for superior accuracy and ease
  • Vertical handle with soft, vibration reducing elastomer grip
  • Electronic speed control for consistent RPM while cutting for maximum control
  • Adjustable pivot fence broadly supports work piece, such as crown molding lying flat, for improved stability while cutting
  • Splinter guard reduces tear out and increases user safety
  • Externally replaceable carbon brushes to greatly prolong the life of the tool
  • Dust collector attachment minimizes airborne particles
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  • 8-1/2" 24T TCT Saw Blade (998840)
  • Dust Bag (322955)
  • Vice Assembly (329860)
  • 10mm Box Wrench (940543)
  • Sub Fence (329464)


Amps 9.2
No-Load Speed 5,500RPM
Blade Diameter 8-1/2"
Arbor Size 5/8"
Bevel Angle Range Right 0- 5 Degrees, Left 0- 48 Degrees
Miter Angle Range Right 0- 57 Degrees, Left 0- 45 Degrees
Miter Detent Stops (R & L) 15, 22.5, 31.6, 45 Degrees
Cross Cut Capacity (90 Degree) 2-9/16"x12"
Laser Marker Yes
LED Work Light Yes
Splinter Guard Yes
Soft Grip Handle Yes
Sub Fence Yes
Width 21-27/32"
Length 31-3/32"
Height 19-3/32"
Weight 32lbs