Makita 2705X1 Table Saw Review
The new Makita 2705X1 10-Inch Contractor Table Saw has a portable stand for versatile cutting experience. One can use this saw on job site or also on the workshop. It comes with some convenient yet efficient user-friendly integrated features. With 15.0 Amp powerful motor, it can surely beat the other tools of its kind with its smooth, stable, versatile and precise cutting ability.
Features of Makita 2705X1 10-Inch Contractor Table Saw
- Can rip 4x material in just a single pass
- Comes with a 1 year warranty
- Miter Gauge grooves of T-slot accept all kind of accessories from the market with T shaped shanks for providing the users the efficiency of versatile cutting
- 2-on-board independent anti kickback pawls that can be stowed
- For thorough cuts, it comes with riving spreader/knife
- The modular blade guard is of tool less feature and it can be adjusted with riving knives
Powerful Motor of 15.0 AMP
The Makita 2705X1 10-Inch Contractor Table Saw gets its power from the 15.0 Amp motor. This powerful motor is able to deliver 4800 rotations per minute ensuring that the users will get smoother, faster and accurate cuts. In addition, an electric brake ensures that you can stop the blade when necessary and thus enhances your productivity.
Larger Cutting Capacity
The Makita 2705X1 10-Inch Contractor Table Saw has rather large cutting capacity with which you can now cut 4-x material in just a single pass. You can now enjoy 3-5/8 inch deep cuts at 90-degree angle and 2.5 inches deep cut at 45-degree angle with this efficient tool.
Tool less Modular Blade Guard System
A ‘Tool-Less’ modular Blade Guard has also been introduced in Makita 2705X1 10-Inch Contractor Table Saw. It comes with two adjustable side guards that allow the users to measure from the rip fence to the blade with ease for setting up the cuts. There are also two on-board anti kickback pawls that are independent can be stowed.
More precise cuts and More Capacity
The machined tabletop provides stable and smooth cuts. It does not wobble and thus ensures the users with smoother and precise cuts on every use. The users can also enjoy greater cutting capacity as the table can also be extended to the right. Now the users can rip 4 inch x 8 inch sheets of plywood with ease and efficiency.
The on-off safety switch is quite large and noticeable that ensures greater safety in work place. The scale is also easy to read and adjust. It also has the capacity to store most commonly used accessories such as the dado blade, saw blade, safety guard, wrench, power supply cord, push stick, miter gauge, rip fence etc.
Portable and Sturdy Stand
The Makita 2705X1 10-Inch Contractor Table Saw comes with a stand that is portable and of sturdy built. It stands on heavy duty wheels that can help to move the machine to and from one place to another. The stand has been coated with powder for extended longevity. You can easily adjust this spring-loaded stand and store it by simply folding it.
Pros of Makita 2705X1 10-Inch Contractor Table Saw
- It comes with better blade and guard system
- It is safe to use
- Powerful motor
- Can cut 4x material in just a single pass
- Improved rip fence that offers stability
- The stand can be adjusted to desired height
Cons of Makita 2705X1 10-Inch Contractor Table Saw
- It would have been better to have a bit larger wheels
- The rip fence can be improved