The Makita circular saw is new and improved with a high power to weight ratio and a 5200 RPM 10.5 ampere motor. It has a maximum cutting capacity of 2 1/2" and 1 5/8" at 45°. Its two-stage safety trigger switch prevents accidental start-up and its aluminium baseplate provides added durability. Its flat motor housing provides stability during blade changes and its rear dust port exhausts sawdust away from operator for a clean and comfortable operation. The saw has a bevel capacity of 45° and an ergonomic rubber grip design for vibration absorption. The product has 7 1/4" diameter saw, is made with teal plastic and metal and is covered by a 1-year warranty.