Model # BSS501

Internet #202229530

Makita 18-Volt LXT Lithium-Ion 5-3/8 in. Cordless Circular Trim Saw Kit

Discontinued Makita

18-Volt LXT Lithium-Ion 5-3/8 in. Cordless Circular Trim Saw Kit

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The Makita 18-Volt LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless 5-3/8 in. Trim Circular Saw combines cordless cutting power with less weight in a compact size. The BSS501 has a Makita built high torque motor and a 2 in. maximum cutting capacity the best in its class making it ideal for woodworkers and finish carpenters. The BSS501 is part of Makita’s growing 18-Volt LXT cordless line-up, with 65+ tools powered by one 18-Volt Lithium-Ion battery that reaches a full charge in only 30 minutes.

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  • Makita built motor delivers 3,600 RPM for faster cutting and ripping through wood
  • Compact, ergonomic design at only 6.0 lbs. for reduced operator fatigue
  • Built-in dust blower keeps the line of cut free of debris for more accurate cuts
  • Heavy gauge, precision machined base for smooth, accurate cutting and added durability
  • Electric brake for maximum productivity
  • 18-Volt LXT battery charges in only 30 minutes
  • Built-in LED light illuminates the work area
  • Soft grip handle provides increased comfort on the job
  • LXT lithium-ion battery and rapid optimum charger produces 430% total lifetime work with 3x more cycles
  • LXT lithium-ion battery provides longer run time, 5x lower self-discharge (for use any time) and 16 firm holding contact terminals (for constant high power)
  • 30 minute rapid optimum charger communicates with the battery's built-in chip throughout the charging process to optimize battery life by actively controlling current, voltage and temperature
  • 30 minute rapid optimum charger has a built-in fan to cool the battery to produce more lifetime work
  • 3-year limited warranty on tool, battery and charger
  • 3-year warranty on tool and 1-year warranty on battery and charger
  • Includes: 2) 18-Volt LXT lithium-ion battery (BL1830), lithium-ion rapid optimum charger (DC18RA), 6T carbide tipped blade (A-94904), 21 in. contractor bag (821016-X)
  • Compatible batteries and chargers: BL1830, BL1830-2, DC18SE, DC18RA, DC18RC
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Brand Makita Makita Makita Makita
Ratings (0) (0) (1) (0)
Cordless/ Corded Cordless Cordless Cordless Cordless
Blade Diameter 5-3/8 in 5.375 7.25 5.875
Power Tool Features Bag Included,Electric Brake Case Included,Depth Adjustment,Electric Brake,Spindle Lock Bag Included,Depth Adjustment,Electric Brake Bag Included,Depth Adjustment,Electric Brake
Voltage (volts) 18 18 36 18
Reconditioned No No No No
Batteries Included Yes Yes Yes Yes
Number of Batteries Included 2 2 2 2
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