Makita 5007F 7 1/4in Circular Saw
The 5007F is ideal for a framing saw and was designed with pro-framers in mind. It’s heavy gauge aluminum base is designed for straight cuts and durability. With an included carbide tipped blade you’re ready to rip through tough cuts right out of the box. The combined power, performance, and ease of use features make this tool ideal for a variety of framing and cutting applications. Framers, builders, forming, and siding contractors love this saw.
Powerful 15A Saw Motor
Makita’s 5007F has a powerful 15 AMP motor that delivers 5800rpm. In other words, this saw is ready to rip through the harshest conditions. The included General Contractor Framing Saw Blade makes fast clean cuts. Makita’s 24T blade has special Makita heat vents. This means improved cutting performance. The advanced fan and baffle system ensures maximum cooling of the motor. As a result, you can plow through tough cuts with ease. Additionally, you can count on the ball bearing construction for longer tool life. Last but not least, the motor has an AC/DC switch for easy use with alternative power sources.
Makita nails it when it comes to capability. The 5007F is engineered for framing walls, siding, roofs, and floors. As a result, it is great for a wide variety of dimensional lumber. This saw handles engineered lumber very well also. Engineered lumber includes OSB, LVL, PSL, and plywood. The 5007F has a large cutting capacity. Additionally, the saw bevel cuts from 0 to 45 degrees to cover the most common angles. It cuts up to 2 3/8 inches at 90 degrees and 1 3/4 inches at 45 degrees.
Ease of use
This saw is easy to use. The 5007F has many convenient features. For example, an attached blade wrench makes blade changes easy. The motor housing is flat which means you get increased stability when changing blades. Dust makes visibility difficult however, this saw has a built in dust blower. Additionally, it has two LED lights to illuminate the cutting line. In addition, the lower guard design improves performance when making bevel and narrow cuts. The well balanced design offers superior handling and performance.