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The powerful JET B3NCH 12" dual-bevel compound miter saw has been designed to make easy work of your toughest jobs. The quick cam miter lock table makes it a breeze to change miter settings. And the Innovative Green XACTA Laser the high-performance laser system exclusively from JET that projects an accurate, high-visibility guide line for precision cuts, even outdoors combines with a powerful 15-amp ball-bearing motor with electric brake to make short work of your toughest jobs. In your shop or on the go, this compound miter saw has the power, precision and performance you expect from JET.Features:Multiple rubber carrying handles allow for convenient portabilityLightweight die-cast aluminum design for easy transport and durabilityIntegrated cord wrap makes transporting easy and ensures workshop safetyVersatile base can mount to a stand or workbenchHeavy-uty 15-amp motor for various cutting applicationsHold-down clamp ensures an accurate cut by stabilizing workpieceOversized ergonomic knobs provide ease of use and maximum controlUpfront controls for safety and ease of useDual bevel capability allows you to angle and stop at 0°, 33.9°, and 45° left and rightQuick cam miter lock conveniently adjusts and stops at 10 detents: 0°, 15°, 22.5°, 31.6°, 45° left and right and 60° rightErgonomic D-shaped, over-molded handle for maximum control during cutting applicationsEasy-slide fence extends further to support the work piece on both sides
Gives you a fast, precise and smooth cut time after time.High Performance "Skip Tooth/Reverse " PGT- Cuts through plywood and softwoods with minimal burning or underside tear out. Razor sharp teeth cut faster with greater accuracy on both straight and radius cuts. Consistently smooth, sand free. 12 blades per pack.Crown Tooth- Excellent for cutting plastics, acrylics and Corian. The unique teeth shape cuts on both the up and down stroke, allowing you to cut through plastic like butter! When one side gets dull, turn it upside down for a fresh set of teeth. 12 blades per pack.See the "Tech Spec" tab for more details.