Makita 15-Amp 12 in. Dual Slide Compound Miter Saw with Laser and Stand-LS1216LX4 - The Home Depot
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Model # LS1216LX4

Internet # 204260969

15-Amp 12 in. Dual Slide Compound Miter Saw with Laser and Stand

Makita 15-Amp 12 in. Dual Slide Compound Miter Saw with Laser and Stand

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$829.00 / each


Model # LS1216LX4

Internet # 204260969

Store SO SKU # 1000668410

The Makita 12 in. Dual Slide Miter Saw delivers top-notch cross-cutting and crown cutting capacity. It has a patented, 4-steel rail sliding system that further increases rigidity to produce superior cuts. An exclusive, 6 linear ball bearing design ensures smooth, dead-on accuracy that's adjustment-free. The ergonomic, rubberized D-handle design includes an oversized trigger switch for better fit and added comfort. Ideal for bench top and job site use with the included stand.

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  • Includes compound miter saw; 12 in., 60-tooth carbide tipped blade; vertical vise; dust bag; triangular rule; wrench and miter saw stand
  • Powerful, 15 amp direct-drive motor delivers 3200 RPMs with soft start for smoother power-ups
  • Patented retractable rear guard and triple gear system for increased vertical cutting capacity
  • Independent laser indicates line of cut, whether blade is turning or not, with on/off switch and micro-adjustments for precise left-of-blade or right-of-blade cutting
  • Exclusive 5-1/2 in. tall dual sliding fence system features versatile upper and lower fence adjustments for more precise miter and bevel cuts
  • Electronic speed control maintains constant speed under load for smoother, higher quality cutting
  • Miters 0°—52° left and 0°—60° right, with positive stops at 0°, 15°, 22.5°, 31.6° and 45° (left and right)
  • Bevels 0°—45° (left and right) with positive stops at 22.5°, 33.9° and 45° (left and right)
  • Dual rear-handle bevel lock is easily accessible, with front and top facing scales for more precise bevel adjustments
  • Replaceable, stainless steel miter scale features easy-to-read markings
  • Large cutting capacity for up to 8 in. crown molding (nested), 6-1/2 baseboard (vertical), and 15 in. crosscut at 90°
  • 1-year warranty
  • Replaceable stainless steel miter scale features easy-to-read markings
  • Ergonomic rubberized horizontal D-handle design with oversized trigger switch for better fit and added comfort
  • Large precision machined aluminum base supports material for more efficient cutting
  • Double-jointed vertical vise can be installed on either the left or right side of the base for more versatile positioning
  • 1 year warranty
  • Includes: 12 in. x 60 in. carbide-tipped blade (164834-6), vertical vise (122854-6), dust bag (122852-0), triangular rule (762001-3), and wrench (782232-8), jobsite miter saw stand (WST05)
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Assembled Depth (in.) 
34 in 
Assembled Height (in.) 
29 in 
Assembled Width (in.) 
44 in 
Blade Diameter 
12 in 
Product Depth (in.) 
Product Height (in.) 
Product Width (in.) 
Amperage (amps) 
Arbor Size 
1 in. 
Bevel Type 
Color Family 
Cord Length (ft.) 
Corded Tool Type 
Miter Saw 
Dust collection type 
Keyless/keyed blade change 
Maximum Cutting Thickness (in.) 
Maximum Degree Miter Cuts - Left 
45 ° 
Maximum Degree Miter Cuts - Right 
45 ° 
Miter Saw Type 
Sliding Compound 
Power Tool Product Type 
Product Weight (lb.) 
116.2 lb 
Tools Product Type 
Power Tool 
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications and Listings 
1-UL Listed,CSA Listed 
Manufacturer Warranty 
1 Year Warranty 


Rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1 reviewer.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by The saw has all of the features I need. The saw performs better than expected! It cuts wood effortless. Extremely accurate. Very well built. April 1, 2014
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