Makita 40V Max Brushless Rear Handle Saw Kit 185mm (7-1/4") RS001GM101


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  • Makita-built brushless motor delivers up to 6,400rpm for faster cutting performance
  • Innovative technology with automatic torque drive optimizing cutting speed & torque
  • Safety protection with electric brake and soft start for user safety
  • Lightweight design and optimized balance improving the tool’s maneuverability
  • Maximum cutting depth of 65mm provides best in class cutting depth
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Available nationally however we do exclude some remote and regional areas, for these areas contact your local store for delivery options. Standard delivery terms apply, calculated at checkout.

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The 40V Max XGT Brushless 185mm (7-1/4”) Rear Handle Saw (RS001G) provides cordless convenience while taking on high demand applications. The Makita-built brushless motor delivers 6,400 RPM for high-speed cutting performance. With a large cutting capacity of 65mm this saw is ideal for framers, builders, roofers, forming, and more. This saw features an electric brake for maximum productivity
and Automatic Torque Drive Technology adjusts cutting speed under load for optimum cutting performance. The saw is also equipped with Makita's Extreme Protection Technology (XPT), designed to improve a tool’s operation and durability in harsh conditions.

  • Automatic torque drive – automatically optimises the rpm to torque ratio to produce the fastest cut in light or hard applications. High blade speed in light material cutting and high torque in heavy material
  • Dust extraction port – when performing clean cutting operation, connect a compatible dust extraction system to your tool. Connect the hose of the vacuum cleaner to the dust nozzle using the front cuff 24
  • Large bevel capacity – 0°- 53° bevel capacity with positive stops at 22.5°, 45°, and 53°
  • Magnesium base – die-cast magnesium base and blade guard along with a diecast aluminium blade cover and motor housing provide a lightweight design whilst also ensuring the housing is highly durable
  • Rafter hook – Retractable, extra-wide tool hook secures the tool when not in use with a 66mm width
  • Lightweight design– high power 40V Max XGT battery and BL motor provides comfortable cutting in an ergonomically well  balanced design
  • eXtreme Protection Technology (XPT) – is an advanced series of seals and channels to direct dust and moisture away from critical components ensuring the durability of the product in the toughest conditions
  • Electric brake – rapidly stops the blade rotation after the switch has been disengaged
  • Soft start – minimises start-up shock, and makes the tool start smoothly

Bevel Capacity: 0°- 53°
Blade Diameter: 185mm (7-1/4")
Bore Diameter: 20mm
Max. cutting capacities at 0°: 65mm
Max. cutting capacities at 45°: 45mm
Max. cutting capacities at max bevel: 38mm
No Load Speed: 6,400rpm
Skin weight: 4.4kg
Voltage: 40V
Weight (with battery): 5.6kg (BL4050F)

  • 1 x 4.0Ah battery BL4040
  • Rapid Charger DC40RA
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Warranty & Care
5 years for skins if registered within 30 days of purchase, 3 years if registered post 30 days, 2 years for batteries & chargers

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Makita 40V Max Brushless Rear Handle Saw Kit 185mm (7-1/4") RS001GM101

Makita 40V Max Brushless Rear Handle Saw Kit 185mm (7-1/4") RS001GM101