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Review by Loren posted 10-01-2014 05:26 AM 3801 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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The circular saw is a disappointment. It has cutting power
but the shoe is wiggly.

If you need a precise circular saw, choose a different format.

Otherwise the P-C tools I tested are good quality with
powerful, high-torque motors and relatively basic features.




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#1 posted 10-02-2014 01:28 AM

I wonder if the batteries interchange with the DeWalt ones…. they sure look the same.

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#2 posted 10-02-2014 04:28 PM

They don’t, apparently, from what I’ve read.

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#3 posted 08-08-2016 03:30 AM

This set is $300 right now at lowes. I did notice the flex you mentioned on the circ saw. But at $300 night still be worth it for what yo get?

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#4 posted 08-09-2016 10:20 PM

yeah. It’s pretty nice. The saw is strong, just a little
too wiggly for exacting cuts.

The format on the oscillating tool is a little less
common than the popular one.

The reciprocating saw is pretty basic. The motors
are all real torquey.

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