Review: Milwaukee M18 FUEL Rear Handle 7-1/4 in. Circular Saw

If you are looking for a powerful cordless circular saw that can handle tough applications like engineered lumber, you might want to check out the Milwaukee M18 FUEL Rear Handle 7-1/4 in. Circular Saw. This saw is designed for the professional carpenter, remodeler, and general contractor who need a reliable and versatile tool that can replace their corded saws.

Milwaukee M18 FUEL Rear Handle 7-1/4 in. Circular Saw

The Milwaukee M18 FUEL Rear Handle Circular Saw has some impressive features that make it stand out from other cordless saws on the market. Here are some of them:

  • It generates the power of 15 amp corded saws, thanks to the POWERSTATE brushless motor, REDLINK PLUS intelligence, and REDLITHIUM HIGH OUTPUT HD12.0 battery. These components work together to deliver optimal performance, protection, and run time for the most demanding cuts.
  • It cuts faster than 15 amp corded worm drive saws, with a no-load speed of 5,800 RPM and higher speeds under load. This means you can get more work done in less time and with less effort.
  • It delivers up to 570 cuts per charge with the M18 REDLITHIUM HIGH OUTPUT HD12.0 battery, which is compatible with all M18 tools. This battery also runs 50% cooler and provides 50% more power than the previous high-voltage competitors. You can work all day without worrying about running out of juice or overheating your tool.
  • It has an electric blade brake, an LED work light, and all magnesium guards and shoe for enhanced safety, visibility, and durability. You can stop the blade quickly, see your cut line clearly, and withstand the toughest job site conditions with confidence.
  • It has a multi-sized rafter hook that allows you to store the saw on different materials easily and conveniently. You don't have to worry about finding a place to put your saw when you need to switch tasks or take a break.
  • It has a worm drive style handle that provides superior balance and control over the saw. You can maneuver the saw comfortably and accurately with one hand or two hands, depending on your preference and situation.

The Milwaukee M18 FUEL Rear Handle Circular Saw is a game-changer for anyone who needs a cordless saw that can match or exceed the performance of corded saws. It is available as a bare tool or as a kit that includes the battery, charger, blade, wrench, and contractor bag.