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DEWALT 15 Amp 12 in. Double-Bevel Compound Miter Saw
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DEWALT

15 Amp 12 in. Double-Bevel Compound Miter Saw

  • Electric brake that quickly stops the blade for enhanced safety
  • Includes a carbide blade, dust bag and blade wrench
  • 6 ft. cord for ample reach
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Feature 1

Crown moulding up to 6-5/8 in. nested and base moulding up to 6-1/2 in. supported by tall sliding fences; easily slide out of the way

Feature 2

Saw can bevel left and right up to 48 degrees with double-bevel design

Feature 3

Cam lock miter handle with miter detent override makes it unnecessary to twist the handle to lock in on the angle

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amperage

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15 amps

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max speed

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3,600 rpm

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cord length

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6 ft.

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Warranty

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3 year

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You need accuracy from your miter saw and this tool gives you just that. The DEWALT 12 in. Double-Bevel Compound Miter Saw's precise miter system and innovative machined base fence design offer long-term fence straightness from additional support. This miter saw comes equipped with a 15 Amp motor that delivers 3600 RPM for extended power and durability.

  • Cam lock miter handle with miter detent override that eliminates the need to twist the handle to lock in on the angle
  • Double-bevel design that allows the saw to bevel left and right up to 48 Degree
  • Adjustable stainless steel miter detent plate with 11 positive stops
  • Back fence design that enables you to cut 2 in. x 10 in. dimensional lumber at 90 degree and 2 in. x 8 in. lumber at 45 degree
  • Tall sliding fences that support crown molding up to 6-5/8 in. nested and base molding up to 6-1/2 in. vertically against the fence while easily sliding out of the way for bevel cuts
  • Innovative gearbox and belt-drive design that deliver increased vertical cutting capacity
  • UL listed
  • 3-year limited manufacturer warranty
  • 1-year free service contract
  • 90-day money-back guarantee
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Name 15 Amp 12 in. Double-Bevel Compound Miter Saw 15 Amp 12 in. Dual Bevel Sliding Compound Miter Saw 15 Amp 12 in. Sliding Compound Miter Saw 15 Amp 12 in. Double Bevel Sliding Compound Miter Saw
Brand DEWALT DEWALT DEWALT DEWALT
Ratings (13) (65) (28) (112)
Miter Saw Type Compound Sliding Compound Sliding Compound Sliding Compound
Cordless/ Corded Corded Corded Corded Corded
Blade Diameter 12 in 12 12 12 in
Bevel Type Dual Dual Dual Dual
Power Tool Features Positive Stops Positive Stops Positive Stops Positive Stops
Maximum Cutting Thickness (in.) 6.5 9.5 6.75 6.75
Reconditioned No No No No
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Does this saw have a laser guide or can one be added?

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September 15, 2015
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This saw does not come with a laser guide however you can purchase many laser guide models that will attach to it. Remember that laser guides must be calibrated any time the saw is moved and that some may need constant calibration to remain accurate. This saw has a very easy line of site on both sides of the blade and I have never felt a need to install a laser guide.
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No, but some of the 716 series do accept the Dewalt XPS light system. That system mounts a light on the front of the blade housing which casts a highly visible shadow of exactly where the blade will contact the work surface. Much more accurate than a laser and needs no adjustments. They are available on Amazon which also sells the Oshlund after market laser which replaces one of the washers on the blade Read More
No, but some of the 716 series do accept the Dewalt XPS light system. That system mounts a light on the front of the blade housing which casts a highly visible shadow of exactly where the blade will contact the work surface. Much more accurate than a laser and needs no adjustments. They are available on Amazon which also sells the Oshlund after market laser which replaces one of the washers on the blade arbor. That puts a laser mark just left or right (depending on which washer you replace) of the blade's contact/cut line. My 716 has the XPS and my Makita has the Oshlund. I prefer the XPS for sighting but like the Makita saw better (LS1016). The Oshlund will also fit the Dewalt 716. Hope this helps. Read Less
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August 24, 2015
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Mine doesn't have a laser on it. I think there is an after market kit you can get in order to instal one. Not sure about that though....
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July 3, 2015
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This has no laser and one cannot be added.
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July 3, 2015
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No
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Does this saw come with a dust bag?

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May 8, 2016
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yes. However, it is useless.
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April 19, 2016
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Yes, but for indoor work, you really ought to use a dust collection system. You only get one set of lungs.
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March 7, 2016
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Yes
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March 6, 2016
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Yes, this product includes a carbide blade, dust bag and blade wrench.
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does led light dws7085 fit this saw

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No it will not fit. DeWalt started producing type 20's in 2013 so anything you buy now is a type 20. They don't just randomly ship out 1-4,20 at the same time that would be silly (even sillier than producing 5 types of the same model without changing the model number, i know). The DWS7085 ONLY fits DW716 type 1-4 so do not bother trying if you recently purchased the saw. It will be a type 20. If you want Read More
No it will not fit. DeWalt started producing type 20's in 2013 so anything you buy now is a type 20. They don't just randomly ship out 1-4,20 at the same time that would be silly (even sillier than producing 5 types of the same model without changing the model number, i know). The DWS7085 ONLY fits DW716 type 1-4 so do not bother trying if you recently purchased the saw. It will be a type 20. If you want the light, order the DW716XPS saw instead. Read Less
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January 19, 2016
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not this type20..Dewalt makes 5 types within the same model.???? type 1 thru 4 works, not type 20 and you don't know this til you get it home and open the box
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November 10, 2015
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It depends on which DW716 you have. On Motor plate if it says Type 1-4 then yes. If Motor Plate says Type 20 which I believe all that HD carries then no.
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October 1, 2015
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Yes it will fit.
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Is this a sliding saw?

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No
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No.
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March 13, 2016
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Yes, this model is sliding.
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Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 72 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Saw. I bought it to install some 5 1/4" base. My old 12" miter saw was a direct drive and the motor would hit the base when I would try and miter on the right side. The design of this saw allows you to miter both ways with no problems. Saw is well built and solid. My only suggestion is to check the adjustment before you start using it to make sure it is lined up. Mine was off but may have got out of alignment during shipping. October 25, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Dead on arrival I tried to cut my first board and it flipped the circuit breaker. It sounded like the brake was on. I'd done a lot of homework on these things, and felt like this one was the best in the price range. Very disappointed. I returned it for a refund. July 25, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Good miter saw purchase Saw works great. Used for various mitered cuts and handled with ease. May 3, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Gets the job done I had HD deliver the product. They left it at my house when they said they would. Will definitely consider this type of delivery for any additional purchases. Saw needed no tweaking for accurate cuts right out of the box. Miter was dead on, and bevel was so close that I couldn't adjust it better. April 19, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Works great This saw works great, cuts perfectly, and is an overall great product. It cuts any angle you need and saves time on any project. It made my job so much easier. I would definitely recommend this Dewalt miter saw. April 20, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Not for detail work Bought this saw to put in a miter saw cutting station after framing a basement. Worked fine for framing of the basement but once it came to putting up trim the flaws really became obvious. The miters it made were very sloppy. I spent numerous attempts at readjusting and squaring the blade to the table with only being able to get one side at exactly 90 degrees. That's when I realized the pivoting base was actually lower than the stationary table when I placed a straight edge across the entire table. The height difference causes boards to slightly angle down towards the saw instead of laying flat creating a slight bevel in the cut that is visible with a square even in materials only 1/2" thick. I've worked in a wood shop in the past and never had issues like that with any of the miter saws we used there. Now it's past 90 days and I can't return it and I can't use it for making cabinet doors and other detail work as intended. So if you're looking for a very accurate saw look somewhere else. April 11, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Worth every penny The miter saw performed as expected...perfect!! I purchased a diablo blade with 90 teeth to complete my trim project, however I did not have to use as the one that came with the saw worked very well. I purchased the dewalt rolling miter saw stand with it. That too is worth every penny. Combined easy to move around... Which is a good thing when limited space in garage. I wish it would have come with the laser as a standard feature... Guess I have to buy it separately. July 28, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Mite saw Great product, I build cabinets, this is a very precise machine, love it. I also bought the rolling stand for it too, a little heavy, but it is worth the money and more! March 22, 2016
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