I love this saw!
Perfect for everything I need it for. I have no issues or complaints, especially for the price. I can use it for craft projects and my husband uses it for DIY jobs. Quite versatile and reliable, I love my makita
Purchased in January 2015.
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
Variable speed good for cutting plastic
Speed control should be separate from switch, school pupils often find it confusing.
Blade clamp too slow to change in a class room situation
Saw speeds up when load goes on to the point of destruction of the blade and scares the pants off the student
I have never been more disappointed in a Makita machine as much as this one,I have heard thy are no longer available
Very little to like about it.
Purchased this machine in March this year,had nothing but trouble with it,the speed control does not appear to work properly the machine slowed almost to a stop then sped up.I returned it to the vendor I purchased it from and it was returned about 3 weeks later.The problem is still there although taking longer to emerge,usually after ten -fifteen minutes of sawing. I rotate the speed control a few ti...
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|Release date||Mar 2007|
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