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Cordless Recip Saws - continued

Cordless Recip Saw Specs

 

Bosch 1645

DeWalt DW008K

DeWalt DW938K

DeWalt DW937K

Voltage

24

24

18

14.4

Battery Amp/Hr and Type

2.0 NiCd

1.7

2.4

1.7

Stroke (inches)

3/4 or 1 1/4

1 1/8

7/8

7/8

No-Load Speed (strokes per minute)

0–2,300

0–2,400/ 0-2,900

0–2,800

0–2,700

Length (inches)

19 1/2

18

17 1/2

16 1/2

Weight (pounds)

8.7

8.1

6.5

6

Nail-Embedded 2x6 cuts

17

24

16

14

Rip 8-foot OSB (seconds)

33

29

34

42

Balance

Excellent

Good

Good

Good

Ergonomics

Excellent

Excellent

Very good

Very good

Power

Excellent

Good

Fair

Fair

Batteries Included

Two

One

One

One

Street Price

$419

$238

$210

$190

Cordless Recip Saw Specs

 

Makita JR180DA

Makita JR140DA

Milwaukee 6515-21

Porter-Cable 9837

Voltage

18

14.4

18

19.2

Battery Amp/Hr and Type

2.6 NiMH

2.6 NiMH

2.0 NiCd

2.0 NiCd

Stroke (inches)

7/8

7/8

1

1

No-Load Speed (strokes per minute)

0 – 2,700

0 – 2,700

0 – 2,000

0 – 2,900

Length (inches)

17 5/8

17 7/16

18 1/2

15 1/2

Weight (pounds)

7.7

7.3

8.25

9

Nail-Embedded 2x6 cuts

16

10

13

12

Rip 8-foot OSB (seconds)

41

42

40

27

Balance

Very good

Very good

Excellent

Excellent

Ergonomics

Very good

Very good

Excellent

Excellent

Power

Very good

Fair

Excellent

Very good

Batteries Included

One

One

One

One

Street Price

$329

$280

$280

$299

Cordless Recip Manufacturers

Bosch

S-B Power Tools

4300 W. Peterson Ave.

Chicago, IL 60646

877/267-2499

http://www.boschtools.com

DeWalt Industrial Tool

626 Hanover Pike

Hampstead, MD 21074

800/433-9258

http://www.dewalt.com

Makita U.S.A.

14930-C Northam St.

La Mirada, CA 90638

800/462-5482

http://www.makitatools.com

Milwaukee Electric Tool

13135 W. Lisbon Rd.

Brookfield, WI 53005

800/414-6527

http://www.mil-electric-tool.com

Porter-Cable

4825 Hwy. 45 North

Jackson, TN 38302

800/321-9443

http://www.porter-cable.com