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Model #6238-21

11 Amp Deep Cut AC/DC Band Saw with Case

  • Gear Protecting Clutch
  • All Metal Direct Drive
  • 5 year limited tool warranty
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Product Overview

The Milwaukee 11 Amp Deep Cut AC/DC Band Saw with Case has a powerful 11 Amp motor with Constant Power Technology (CPT) for maximum performance to tackle your toughest applications. Comfortable to use and easy to control with a balanced body design, lighter weight and slimmer motor housing for better cut visibility, this tool is not lacking in cut capacity with the versatility to cut up to 5 in. x 5 in. material in a single pass. The tool-free locking adjustable shoe lets you adjust from an extended shoe to no shoe in seconds and with the debris protection system, debris is removed during operation. Built-to-last with durability features, including Job Site Armor Technology, all-metal direct drive and a gear protecting clutch, this versatile saw is ideal for use in the field, in your workshop or for DIY projects around your home.
  • Powerful 11 Amp motor features CPT (Constant Power Technology) to maintain speed in the toughest applications for optimal performance
  • Job Site Armor Technology; proprietary composite material and crush zone barriers for exceptional durability
  • All-metal direct drive sealed system with gear protecting clutch delivers maximum tool life and extends gear and motor life by absorbing high impact forces caused by blade lock-ups
  • 5 in. x 5 in. cut capacity with revolutionary cut visibility and slimmer motor housing for increased line of site
  • Lightweight 14.5 lb. design for less user fatigue and greater control
  • 3-position tool-free shoe adjusts quickly for all cutting applications for less downtime
  • LED light illuminates work surface
  • Includes carrying case
  • Band saw blade sold separately
  • 5-year warranty
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Power Tool FeaturesKeyless Blade Change,No Tool Blade Change,Variable SpeedKeyless Blade Change,Variable SpeedKeyed Blade Change,No Tool Blade Change,Variable SpeedKeyless Blade Change,No Tool Blade Change,Variable Speed
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Specifications

Dimensions

Cutting Capacity Height / Height under Guide (In.)
5
Maximum Blade Length
44 7/8"
Maximum Blade Width
1/2"
Minimum Blade Width
1/2"
Product Depth (in.)
12.1
Product Height (in.)
6.1
Product Width (in.)
21.6
Table Length (in.)
17.51
Table Width (in.)
21.6
Work Table Surface
17.51 in. x 21.6 in.

Details

Amperage (amps)
11
Band Saw Type
Vertical
Color Family
Red
Condition
New
Construction Material
Aluminum
Cord Length (ft.)
8
Corded Tool Type
Portable Band Saw
Cordless/ Corded
Corded
Cuts Through
Aluminum,Metal,Steel
Cutting Capacity Width / Depth Of Throat(In.)
5
Included
Tool Case
Included Accessories
Case
Minimum Blade Length
44 7/8"
Portability
Portable
Power Tool Features
Keyless Blade Change,Variable Speed
Product Weight (lb.)
17.51
Returnable
90-Day
Table Tilt Left Max (degrees)
0
Table Tilt Right Max (degrees)
0
Tools Product Type
Power Tool

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
ETL Listed,UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
5 Year Manufacter Warranty

Questions & Answers

11Questions25Answers

will this tool cut 4" pipe (steel,copper,plastic)?

Asked by otis March 23, 2021
1
Answer

Hi Otis! Our 11 Amp Deep Cut AC/DC Band Saw with Case (6238-21) has a 5 in. x 5 in. cut capacity.

Can it be used to cut a 4" conduit wiyhout hurting the wires inside?

Asked by Larry May 17, 2020
1
Answer

I would suggest using a pipe cutter.

Description does not even mention DC operation. Could you EXPLAIN DC operation? Does it have a se...

Asked by 412know1seeks December 20, 2019
1
Answer

The tool doesn’t operate on d/c power. The switch / trigger IS capable of running d/c currents. The name isn’t really accurate but it indicates the tool will operate on demand generated a/c power.

What plug do you use to supply DC power? Is the DC power 12 volts?

Asked by frodo May 7, 2019
2
Answers

I USE AC ONLY

What is the differences between Model # 6232-21 and Model # 6238-21?? Since there isn't an optio...

Asked by Andrew January 28, 2019
2
Answers

I just compared them side by side. Main dif is 6232-21 can use a 1" blade where the 6238-21 is a 1/2" blade.

Does this come with a carry case

Asked by Manuelt July 19, 2018
3
Answers

YES

When you say it can run on dc power from the truck why don't you say it can run on a 12 volt batt...

Asked by Ts October 2, 2017
2
Answers

dont know was expecting a voltage from some one??????????????? we see the amp rating give us a voltage 12/24/32 or 120? come on guys wake up this is a great new improved model ………….frank in Clover SC

can we use one of this Milwaukee band saw to cut wood like 4X4X8 post?? wood fence.

Asked by Fersho September 13, 2015
2
Answers

cuts 5 x5 no problem

What does the AC/DC stand for. I know the meaning to plug into AC house current.But how to use the DC side of it.

Asked by Earl November 30, 2014
6
Answers

Running on demand generated power the tool, and more importantly the switch, see a reduced voltage until the generator engine speed has increased. The primary part of the system is the switch And has different contacts that are resistant to arcing and low voltage burn out that occur when operated at lower voltage.

Does it come with blade?

Asked by DOKK September 4, 2014
5
Answers

NO NO NO

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Customer Reviews

  • 4.7
    out of 16 reviews
  • 91% recommend this product
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by RICHARD
Excellent tool!
Band saw performs as I expected as it is a Milwaukee product, best power tools made!
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Works and looks great!...
Works and looks great!
by SH
can't beat milwaulkee...
can't beat milwaulkee
by baney
great tool!...
great tool!
by AB59
This saw works well....
This saw works well.
by Bill
this is an occasional use tool. So far it meets expectations. had it 2 weeks
this is an occasional use tool. So far it meets expectations. had it 2 weeks
by portsaw5787855
Replaced a 18 year old saw ,that had been well used dropped parts replaced and was on last leg ....
Replaced a 18 year old saw ,that had been well used dropped parts replaced and was on last leg . THIS ONE IS SUPER !!!!! the handle ,the guide use to be a steel angle that was held by two little screws hard to keep tight now a composite one larger and it WORKS !!! the light is aimed well variable speed is great balanced and this one a real worker must have had input on design wasy to go milwakee bite the bullet comes in sturdy case ,,,,oh buy a blade wish they had come out with this sooner ,,,,,,,,,,,,,love it Frank in Clover SC
by macguyver
Go to saw
One of the best purchases I've made, this saw has quickly become my go to saw in the field due to its power and portability. I really like it's built in LED work light and speed control. A great addition to the gang box.
by Tech126
Works very well.
Works very well.
by RDTech
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