DEWALT Bare-Tool DCS370B 18-Volt Cordless Band Saw Review

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Product Name: DEWALT Bare-Tool DCS370B 18-Volt Cordless Band Saw

Product Description: Dewalt Cordless Band Saw

Price: $$$

Currency: US

Availability: InStock

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  • 8.8/10
    Rating - 8.8/10
8.8/10

Summary

The DEWALT Bare-Tool DCS370B 18-Volt Cordless Band Saw is compatible for use with DEWALT’s 18V XRP battery system. His can provide up to 40% additional run time when compared with typical NiCad batteries. The kit includes the band saw, 14/18 blade, a blade tracking wrench and the operator’s manual.

DEWALT has been a leading manufacturer of industrial electronic tools and other accessories. These include corded and cordless power drills, hammers, routers, grinders, sanders, generators, nailers, compressors, and masonry drill bits, Band and circular saws and others. Along with factories and authorized locations, DEWALT Laos has an extensive repair and service network throughout many regions.

The DEWALT Bare-Tool DCS370B 18-Volt Cordless Band Saw is yet another excellent tool, which must be a part of every professional’s tool kit. It has been crafted out of high quality material and precision engineering and mechanism.

Ideal jobsite usage

The DEWALT 18-Volt Cordless Band Saw has been especially designed while keeping in mind the flexibility and ease on the jobsite. For the start, the tool weighs extremely les. It is easy to carry it around. Moreover, it does not cause fatigue during longer tasks. The tool is quite ideal for such technicians who are involved with the cutting of threaded rod, uni-strut, conduit or other tough and dense materials.

The smaller footprint of the tool offers further ease in cutting the materials in dark, confined and tight spaces or on a lift. It has a high cutting speed of about 570 fpm.

Superior ergonomics and balance

The DEWALT 18-Volt Cordless Band Saw has been designed keeping in mind all the principles of ergonomics and balance. It has a 2 i/2 inch cutting capacity. The ergonomic design results in precision cutting and ultimate result accuracy. It also has a heavy-duty nylon base with a filling of glass. This provides for durability and longer tool life.

The centrally placed handle allows for balance and a more convenient usage in overhead type of applications. The soft grip back handle provides for additional comfort and reduces user’s fatigue.

Specs and features

  • Item Weight: 8 pounds
  • Product Dimensions: 12.2 x 15.4 x 8.7 inches
  • Origin: Mexico
  • Power Source: cordless-electric
  • Voltage: 18 volts
  • Foot per Minute: 570 fpm
  • Blade Length: 32-7/8 inches
  • Max Capacity (Round): 2-1/2 inches
  • Max Capacity (Square): 2-1/2 inches
  • Included Components: bare-tool
  • Warranty Description: 3 Year Limited Warranty

Pros

  • 1/2″ cut capacity cuts up to 2″ SCH 40 pipe
  • Superior ergonomics allows for more accurate cuts and less user fatigue
  • Integrated hang hook allows to hang the saw
  • Increased blade life by providing better blade tracking
  • Tool less blade changing lever allow for blade change

Cons

  • Does not come with batteries or charger

Verdict

The DEWALT Bare-Tool DCS370B 18-Volt Cordless Band Saw is compatible for use with DEWALT’s 18V XRP battery system. His can provide up to 40% additional run time when compared with typical NiCad batteries. The kit includes the band saw, 14/18 blade, a blade tracking wrench and the operator’s manual.

This cordless tool provides premium performance in almost any application. It lasts long even after usage in most difficult jobsite conditions. According to a few users, it is better than the angle grinder or a reciprocating saw. Moreover, it is not too expensive as compared to other models. It has been tested by professionals and is a highly-recommended tool.

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