Conclusion: The DeWalt DW717 has one of the largest cutting capacities of 10-inch sliding compound miter saws, able to slice vertical baseboard up to 6 inches tall and crosscut 2-by-12-inch boards. Reviewers praise its outstanding miter and bevel spans. The detent override is secure for even more precise cuts.
Pros: Outstanding miter range and dual-bevel range, Vertical cut capacity of 6 inches, Dual steel rails slide smoothly for precise control
Cons: No built-in laser guide, Can bog down when cutting thick hardwood, Poor dust collection