Excerpt: The long power cord is great. The powerful motor cuts easily through all material that you can throw at it. the dust management is very effective and the scales, guides and sight portals are clean, accurate and in the right places.
Excerpt: The saw is a great tool. I have other Milwaukee tools and they have given me many years of service. I just finished sheathing the inside of my garage and the saw worked fine. On the other hand, I was disappointed that the saw did not come with a rip fence.
Excerpt: The saw is a bit heavy but perhaps that helps it track the saw line accurately as does the exceptionally powerful motor. Getting used to handling the tilt-lok function took some time but it is worthwhile experimenting with for more comfortable control.
Excerpt: I had gotten this as a christmas gift about four years ago. This is more than I will ever need in a circular saw. It has several features that I really l like, Tool free bevel adjustment is quick and easy to use. Tilt lock Handle adjustment is a nice addition.
Excerpt: The first couple guys to review this saw hit the nail on the head when they said that this saw was tough. There are many well-designed features on this saw but the best things are the toughness, power, and speed.