Model # 49-56-0303

Internet #203113613

Milwaukee 5-3/8 in. Recessed Light Hole Saw
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Milwaukee

5-3/8 in. Recessed Light Hole Saw

$4345 /each

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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. Solid, welded construction provides accurately sized holes. Features an open back for easy plug removal.

  • Ice hardened cryogenically treated for up to 50% longer life
  • Optimized tooth form for up to 2x faster cutting
  • Wide, angled and offset slots for easy plug access
  • Bi-metal construction with 8% cobalt for increased wear resistance

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Will a Lenox 2L arbor fit the Milwaukee 48-56-0303 5 3/8" recessed light hole saw?

If the Lenox 2L arbor will not fit, which Milwaukee arbor(s) will fit the 5 3/8" hole saw? Thanks.
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes it will but I think that Lenox has a hollow center where you chuck up I crushed mine with big hole saws. I like the Milwaukee's they have a solid center. Any of the arbors that have the 2 guide pins will work then its wether you have or want a 3/8 or 1/2 chuck.
Answered by: Plumber
Date published: 2015-09-20

Is this a diamond blade that would work in plaster with wire?

Is this a diamond blade that would work in plaster with wire?
Asked by: james
Yes, this can cut plaster with wire in it.
Answered by: CommunityAnswer
Date published: 2017-05-19

How long takes to shipping to Connecticut Newington

Asked by: Zenek
Hi Zenek, this item is delivered as standard shipping, as described in the shipping details portion of the Homedepot.com product page. This product can ship to your residence for free if the order is $45 or more or ship to the local Home Depot store free with our Buy-Online-Ship-to-Store option. Please review the shipping options and you may select them in the cart. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you in the future. Thank you for shopping Home Depot!
Answered by: THDSupport
Date published: 2016-04-05

I need a 5 3/8' hole saw that will cut a hole in 3/4'' spruce wood. And I need a 5 7/8' hole saw that will cut a hole in 3/4'' spruce wood.

Asked by: Chrico
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Customer Reviews

5-3/8 in. Recessed Light Hole Saw is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 10.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I used this with a cordless drill on a stucco ceiling. It cut even, round holes and worked reall... I used this with a cordless drill on a stucco ceiling. It cut even, round holes and worked really well. I could not have asked for anything better. The grit cut well in the drywall under the stucco.
Date published: 2017-03-21
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Did not meet my expectations Drilled a nice clean hole but I had to enlarge each hole. My lights were 5" I measured them at 5 1/4 but they would not fit thru hole until I recut with a jig saw.
Date published: 2016-12-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from For more than recessed lights I needed 5 1/2 inch holes to install speakers in my boat and this worked perfec.
Date published: 2017-01-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 5 Star Review Rating provided by a verified purchaser
Date published: 2017-04-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Unbelievable results and quality... You get what you pay for! This is no cheap tool, but it yields amazing results. I used it to cut a 5 3/8" hole in my garage wall for venting a portable NewAir air conditioner hose through a galvanized flapper/dryer vent. This tool went through the stucco, metal mesh, wood and drywall all with a perfectly clean cut. It took steady pressure, and a bit of patience to get through, but the results are perfect. Don't forget to pick up a Milwaukee Arbor bit if you don't already have one. It's not included.
Date published: 2013-09-17
Rated 3 out of 5 by from too small 5-3/8" is too small for industry standard 5" housings. It needs to be between 5-1/2 and 5-3/4 we needet to enlarge every hole to make fixtures fit.
Date published: 2013-04-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Hard to kill hole saw I had used other hole saws against stucco and the results were not pretty. This carbide rimmed hole saw took a long time to grind through a couple 5" stucco holes (the stuff's like cement!) but it still looked/felt like it was ready for many more. Suggestion: forget that old 1/2" drill you have been using and rent a 3/4" drill from Home Depot ($7) for a 4-hour period. It saves your equipment that would burn-out against the stucco anyway. Also - remember the ear-plugs and eye-protection!
Date published: 2013-05-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It worked perfectly I had to drill for 12 lights, through sheetrock and then 5/4" floorboards that were directly above (it is an old house that has undergone a lot of remodeling), and it never dulled. The fit was perfect.
Date published: 2014-07-09
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