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Milwaukee

Model # 49-56-0296

Internet # 202327773

3 in. Steel Recessed-Light Install Kit

This item has been discontinued.
The Home Depot no longer carries this specific product.

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Product Overview

The Milwaukee 3 in. Steel Recessed-Light Install Kit is made from high-speed steel and features solid, welded construction for clean, accurate cuts. Use it to install 4 in. recessed light fixtures requiring a 4-3/8 in. hole.

  • Use to install 4 in. recessed light fixtures requiring a 4-3/8 in. hole
  • Made from high-speed steel
  • Solid, welded construction helps provide accurately sized holes
  • Carbide grit edge for abrasive materials
  • Continual rim for clean cuts
  • Open back for easy plug removal

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Specifications

Dimensions

Drilling Depth (in) 
1.8 
Hole Saw Diameter 
3-1/8" 
Product Depth (in.) 
1.57 
Product Height (in.) 
6.89 
Product Width (in.) 
4.88 

Details

Arbor included 
No 
Bit Material 
High Speed Steel 
Color Family 
Black 
Drill & Router Bit Type 
Hole Saws 
Drill Bit Type 
Hole Saw 
Drill Bit Type(s) Included 
Hole Saw 
Individual/Set 
Set 
Material Cut 
Multi-Purpose 
Min Chuck Size Required 
3/8 In. 
Number of Pieces 
Pilot Bit Included 
No 
Power Tool Accessory Type 
Other Accessory 
Power Tool Product Type 
Drill & Router Bits 
Returnable 
90-Day 
Shank Style 
Hex 
Shank Style 
Hex 
Tools Product Type 
Power Tool 

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Can this product cut through stucco?

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Kentuckie, USA
February 20, 2013
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I would not recommend it. Stucco is very hard and porous, it's a mixture of mortar and concrete. You should always use a carbide blade when cutting through Stucco! If you only have a couple holes to cut, I'd recommend buying a inexpensive blade and throw it away when you're done.
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July 31, 2012
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Milwaukee® recessed light hole saws are manufactured using carbide grit for cutting through drywall, plaster, acoustical tile, wood and stucco with mesh. Made with a continual rim, these saws wont' tear material and will leave a clean finish.
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What size hole does this cut ? (Am looking for a 3 1/8 " hole for a recessed light install)

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September 10, 2014
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This 3" Steel Recessed-Light Install Kit cuts a 3-1/8” hole for most 3” recessed light can fixtures.
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Rated 3.0 out of 5 by 2 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Excellent Time Saver This makes cutting out recessed lighting a breeze. The holes are extremely tight to the fixture and allow no light bleed. I have used this for about 3 dozen fixtures so far and have no real complaints. Much easier then a rotozip/cut out or punch saw, plus the holes are very clean. Please be aware that you will need an arbor, preferably one that has pins to hold the saw in place. June 10, 2012
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Non Standard Why on earth would Milwaukee make a hole saw with a non standard hole for the arbor? It's going back for me and I'll stick with the boys who can follow the standards. December 28, 2012
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