Jet JMS-10SCMS 10" Sliding Compound Mitersaw

WOOD magazine rating
Brand:
Jet Tools
Model:
JMS-10SCMS
Price:
$460

Description

The JET® 10" dual bevel sliding compound mitersaw is precise enough for all your home projects and portable enough to take with you when you need a saw on the job. With dual bevel capacities of 0°, 33.9°, and 45° left and right, a quick cam miter lock, Innovative Green XACTA Laser™, the high performance laser system Exclusively from JET® that projects an accurate, high-visibility guide line for precision cuts, even outdoors, and a powerful 15 amp, 4,800 RPM motor, this saw is the right choice for any job.
* Multiple rubber-grip carrying handles allow for convenient portability
* Lightweight die-cast aluminum design for easy transport
* Versatile base can mount to a stand or work bench
* Heavy Duty 15-amp motor for various cutting applications
* Die-cast aluminum table for long-lasting durability
* Hold-down clamp ensures an accurate cut by stabilizing the workpiece
* Oversized, ergonomic knobs provide ease of use and maximum control
* Innovative Green XACTA Laser provides high visibility for precision cutting
* Up front controls for safety and ease of use
* Dual bevel capability allows you to angle and stop at 0°, 33.9°, and 45° left and right
* Quick cam miter lock conveniently adjusts and stops at 10 detents: 0°, 15°, 22.5°, 31.6°, 45° left and right and 60° right
* Ergonomic, D-shaped, over-molded handle for maximum control during cutting applications
* Easy-slide fence extends further to support the work piece on both sides
* Height: 20.7"
* Width: 25.2"
* Length: 35.8"
* Weight: 50.7 lbs
* Miter Stops: 10, -45° to 60°
* Bevel Stops: 0°, 33.9° and 45° left & right
* Miter Capacity: 45° left – 60° right
* Arbor Size: 5/8"
* Cut Capacity: 3-5/8" x 12"
* Motor Current: 15 amps
* Blade Speed: 4,200 RPM
* Blade Diameter: 10"

WOOD magazine review

Bright green laser is easiest to see

Review Summary

+ Hits: Color-coded miter-scale markings help locate the most-used angles quickly, and it has a 60° miter detent on the right. We like its front-mounted bevel lock for easy access and its green laser for high visibility, especially in bright sunlight, where it beats all red lasers. – Misses: Wide cutouts in the fence allow tall workpieces to tip backward when cutting. Without a detent override, its lever-type miter lock doesn’t hold securely on the cusp of a miter detent.
We found the plunge and slide actions, as well as the table pivot, stiff. It does not include table extensions.

Detailed Ratings

3.8
out of 5

Performance

4

Features

4

Ease of Use

4

Value

3

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