Best Power Saws
Circular SawsFestool TS 55 Plunge Saw
The Festool TS 55 Plunge Saw has the versatility and features needed to easily power through a variety of materials.
Accurately cuts a variety of materials
Simple to use
Cut-Off & Mitre SawsMakita LS1040
Latest review: Bought mine second hand and I find it very reliable and accurate. Never a problem. Very heavy and solid machine. I use it for anything from pine to 90x 90 jarrah
Power SawsBosch Keo Li-Ion Cordless Pruning Saw
Latest review: I purchased a Keo from Bunnings in September 2012. I'm on a small farm and use the Keo to trim smaller branches from fallen trees/branches, leaving cleaner/safer lengths for my chainsaw. Now I also
Evolution’s nifty workshop staple table saw has a high-torque motor and a collapsible frame to suit your workshopping needs. It comes with a 255mm blade and a 3-year warranty.
Extendable sides for versatility
Assembly instructions can be difficult to follow
Table SawsDeWalt 254mm DWE7491-X
Latest review: I can't say I've had any of the problems reviewers here seem to have experienced, in fact not a single problem in the 4 years I've been using mine. The arbor is a standard 5/8" which is slightly
Table SawsMakita MLT100
For greater cutting versatility, the MLT100 provides right and rear extensions as well as an easily adjustable bevel cutting tool. With a 1,500W motor, it has a powerful cutting performance.
Electric brake for safety
1,5000W powerful motor
Not the best build quality
Circular SawsBosch GKS 235 Professional
With the ability to make deep cuts in all types of timber and the inclusion of features for added safety and precision, the Bosch GKS 235 Professional is a handy unit to have in your workshop.
Cut-Off & Mitre SawsFestool KAPEX KS 120 Slide Compound Mitre Saw
Latest review: Accurate out of the box, amazing dust collection and cleanest cuts I have ever achieved. Compared to other brands of saws I have owned, I have not found anything to fault the FESTOOL
Power SawsDewalt DWE305PK
Latest review: This saw is so flexible and easy to use, with great results thus far. The blade mounting mechanism is amazingly simple. Solid quality and good value that I associate with Dewalt products. Heavy duty
Power SawsDewalt DW872
Latest review: I was lucky to pick one of these up new at an auction. Wow, as person who does not work with steel on a daily basis, I am always reserved and cautious cutting metals with any high speed tool whether
Table SawsDewalt 8-1/4" Compact Table Saw DWE7485
Portable and lightweight, this compact table saw gives a strong performance with a powerful 15 amp motor and is suitable for a majority of tasks. It has 24.5 inches (622 mm) of rip capacity and comes with a blade brake.
Power lock reset
On board storage
Dual rack & pinion fence
Table SawsFestool PRECISIO CS 50 Table Saw
This portable and easy-to-use table saw gives accurate straight angled cuts and contains a FastFix rapid change system for easy saw blade changes.
Can cut up to 300 mm wide
Has a compact accessory holder
Splinterguard minimises splintering
Cut-Off & Mitre SawsFestool KS 60 KAPEX 216mm Slide Compound Mitre Saw
This 216 mm Slide Compound Mitre Saw is designed for the following uses: mobile use in assembly settings, to cut boards and panels, trim strips, profile and square timber, and adjust skirting boards and cornices accurately without calculations, thanks to the bevel-cut function.
Cut-Off & Mitre SawsBosch Sliding Mitre Saw GCM 8 SDE
Latest review: Bought this saw in Sept 2020 after spending weeks comparing specs and researching. To start with at 70 x 312 mm 0° it has as far as I'm aware the best cut capacity for a 216mm saw including mitres
The Ozito double sliding mitre saw has been designed to create a variety of smooth and powerful cuts including cross cut, bevel, mitre and compound mitre.
Laser guide for accurate positioning
Double bevel 0° to 45° left and right
1800W strong motor
Circular SawsBosch GKS 190 Professional
If you’re in the market for a powerful circular saw that’s compact and comfortable to use, the Bosch GKS 190 Professional may be worth giving a go.
Latest review: I absolutely love this saw it has made my chores around the garden a breeze The saw is easy to use and cut branches with ease , very light and easy to manoeuvre the blades are very simple to
Circular SawsOzito PXCSS-500
Latest review: Sub $70 to do a deck seemed a good deal. I did also buy a blade with more teeth for corners that show and that was probably just worth it (talking looking at my own work on a deck). It's a small