Latest review: This is an excellent saw. The detents are accurate. Unlike the Dewalt saw, you cannot alter the detents, but that's only really needed with sliding mitre saws. Mine was assembled in Japan, I think.
Latest review: Quieter than other saws iv had nice guide system and extendable table. Runs smooth. Easy to.clean out than other saws . Good power cuts thru anything. Rate highly for diy
Latest review: very good circular saw, i have a couple of other saws but this one is the best one that i always use, it has never failed on me, or had a fualt since i bought mine.
I really like using this saw
Latest review: I got this a few months ago to use an online gift voucher I had.
Now that I've been using it around the house I can say that it's an excellent little tool to have. You need to remember its size
Latest review: I didn't set out to buy a battery saw but I ended up with 2 x 18v Makita batteries so went for this saw. Though a little dubious to begin with, I use it all the time now and haven't used my corded
Latest review: These saws are big, heavy and powerful but thats why you buy one. Well not so much for the weight. These saws have remained a similar design for 30 years and its a well proven, simple and reliable
Latest review: Ive had one of these for years, they are powerful and useful. When i first got it i took a bit of a chance as they were fairly new on the market and only 3ah batteries were availble. Now there are
Latest review: Nice saw for a bit over $100. About the weight you would expect of a small saw, but easy to use. I found it surprisingly quiet. Quite powerful for a small
Latest review: Used this saw with a pruning blade to trim a large tree. Very good to use and made the job easy. Cutting braches to six inch diameter. When I used the hacksaw blade I found that it strips the teeth
Latest review: This is the second Makita circular saw I have owned, and the first one to stop working all by itself. The first one I inherited, gave decades of faithful service, and it's operational life was only
Latest review: I have one of these machine, I use it for demolition and concrete cutting as a builder. Its excellent, provided you follow the book by the letter and have the correct fuel, two stroke oil is very
Latest review: I purchased this tool from Sydney Tools. Bunnings has the LS 1017L at the same price, which has a bevel cut only on one side (or some other limitation which i cant remember now).
Out of the box, you
Latest review: This Makita saw (LS1017L) is a discontinued model, currently only carried by Bunnings. It's not shown on the Makita Australia website. It does not bevel to the right, unlike the model carried by all
Latest review: We have had a number of scroll saws ryobi dewalt and makita and have found the Makita to be reliable but the over speed on load is a real concern. The blade change system is too slow