Model # R3205

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RIDGID 15 Amp 7-1/4 in. Circular Saw
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15 Amp 7-1/4 in. Circular Saw

$99.00 /each

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Powerful 15 amp motor with 5800 RPM features sealed bearings and high-grade materials for professional, lasting performance

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0°–56° bevel detent system positive stops at six common cut angles for quick adjustments

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24-tooth carbide tipped blade for smooth cross and rip cuts and long life

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15 amps

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max speed

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5,800 rpm

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10 ft.

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This RIDGID 7-1/4 in. Circular Saw is great for tough, heavy-use jobs. With free registration, this tool is covered for life. Free parts. Free service. For life. Includes: 7-1/4 in. Heavy Duty Circular Saw, 24 Tooth Carbide Tipped Blade, Blade Wrench and operator's manual.

  • Powerful 15 Amp motor with 5,800 RPM features sealed bearings and high grade materials for long lasting professional performance
  • Heavy gauge aluminum base engineered for improved durability on the jobsite
  • 0 Degree - 56 Degree bevel detent system positive stops at 6 common cut angles for quick adjustments
  • Full length front and rear kerf indicators for added cutting precision
  • Integrated sightline blower helps to clear cut line for improved visibility
  • Ratcheting lock levers can be secured in multiple positions
  • 24 tooth carbide tipped blade for smooth cross and rip cuts as well as longer life
  • Hex grip innovative micro texture for secure grip and maximum user comfort
  • Externally accessible brushes minimizes downtime
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Brand RIDGID SKILSAW Makita DEWALT
Ratings (65) (51) (58) (50)
Cordless/ Corded Corded Corded Corded Corded
Blade Diameter 7.25 7.25 in 7.25 in 7.25 in
Power Tool Features Depth Adjustment,Spindle Lock Depth Adjustment,Spindle Lock Depth Adjustment,Spindle Lock Depth Adjustment
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what type of carrying case comes with the saw?

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what type of carrying case comes with the saw?
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December 10, 2015
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The one I bought came without a case.
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No carrying case. Just a good saw.
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None.
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No Case.
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October 15, 2014
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Thank you for your interest in RIDGID!
None, the R3205 does not come with a case or tote bag.
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Rigid 7 1/4 circular Saw - Does it come with a carrying case for protection?

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June 27, 2016
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No, the box has the saw and a user's guide, and that is it.
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no
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No. There is no case or bag for this saw. It comes in a box, which is where I keep it for the time being. I plan to hang it up on a tool wall eventually. It should have a hard case, but that would probably add to the price, so...
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February 26, 2014
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I'm sorry there is not a carrying case for this tool.
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Is this the newer model of the R32022?

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How does Model R3205 compare to model R32022? is it better? why?.

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Yes. This is an improved model, but you need to be careful not to accidentally pick up an "old stock" model that never sold. I believe the newer model is lighter and has a couple of additional features.
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Yes. Cuts deeper, steeper bevel cuts--notched at most common points, smooth foot doesn't trap debris. See side by side spec comparison hereabouts.
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YES! The 3205 cuts deeper, has steeper bevel cut option, notched at common cut points, & has spindle lock for blade changes! These are major improvements! In side by side spec comparison it's clear the 3205 is the improved version. (No free mail order though. In store only. Note that the 3205 has more grey accents in the image on box.)
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YES! The 3205 cuts deeper, has steeper bevel cut option, notched at common cut points, & has spindle lock for blade changes! These are major improvements! In side by side spec comparison it's clear the 3205 is the improved version. (No free mail order though. In store only. Note that the 3205 has more grey accents in the image on box.)
I've also just read it's much loved by HABITAT supervisor for beginner/volunteer stability and near indestructability!! No minor praise!! Read Less
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RIDGID does not produce any type of written comparison information between their products. The RIDGID R3205 is the newest version of their 7-1/4” circular saw and the specifications for both models are provided on the Home Depot web sites product listing for each model.
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Will this saw cut straight? Currently have one and the blade has .018" of wobble.

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Currently the saw has a bronze support bearing for the spindle. When are you going back to a needle bearing.
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August 31, 2016
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Hi, StukemSteve. Yes, this saw definitely should saw straight. If you are having trouble with getting a straight cut, we suggest contacting our tech support at 1-866-539-1710.
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yes it will
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Yes, this saw will cut straight.
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.5 out of 5 by 61 reviewers.
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by reasonable value Unit felt a little underpowered but overall quality seems good. I was disappointed I could not get a saw guide in store considering it is a ridgid tool. October 18, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great saw with exceptional power This 15 AMP circular saw packs a punch, which it should given the 15 AMP rating (same as my contractors tables saw and deluxe miter saw. It is excellent at ripping mid to large-size plywood but does not always leave a clean cut, again due to the saws power. Don't use this for making finishing cuts because you might not like the ruff cut result. However, it is exceptional when doing quick and dirty rips. October 18, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by BEST saw ever. BEST saw I've ever used. BEST quality. My original one has NEVER needed repair work. This is my 2nd saw purchase (first one was recently stolen). Rigid is known for standing behind their warranty. October 13, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Good saw...but I have owned this saw for a few months now, overall it is a good saw but there are some issues with it. It does not come with a fence and does not have any special features other than the spindle lock and integrated dust blower. As other reviewers have mentioned the bevel angles are off by a couple of degrees so if you want to use preset bevel angles check them first with a speed square. The base plate is slightly out of square so if you are running the left side of the base plate up against a rip guide the blade tends to bind some. Not a big deal but it could be better. Part of the bevel angle assembly is bolted to the front of the blade guard so if you are right handed it tends to block the view of the blade when making a cut. This means when making a fine cut you have to lean over the saw to see the cut line on the right side of the saw. None of these problems would be that difficult for Rigid to fix. Overall it is a good saw for framing with plenty of power and superior ergonomics (feels the best in my hand of any saw I have ever owned) but it is not well suited to doing fine work. If you do a lot of work using bevel angles I would buy another saw. August 31, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Rigid Saw I like the fact that there is a lifetime parts replacement. September 27, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by awesome saw great saw. gets the job done. wish it came with a case September 18, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by great value lightweight lifetime warranty perfect for anyone. great value September 27, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Saw This saw is a great addition to my collection of tools. It feels nice in hand and cuts true. Light weight. Lifetime Ridged warranty. August 4, 2016
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