The SPT78W-01 has an extended 60-degree bevel and an 8-1/4 in. blade for making a wide variety of cuts. The worm drive saw has an aluminum body, aluminum guard and steel foot plate weighing 18.5 lbs. The 15 amp dual-field motor powers through and stays cool through continuous and difficult cuts. The 8-1/4 in. saw has a max cutting capacity of 2-7/8 in. at 90° with a cut capacity of 1-1/2 in. at maximum 60° bevel featuring positive stop at 0° and 45°. Ideal for applications such as concrete forming, beam cutting, framing, heavy wood framing, custom framing, stairwells and siding. Works with soft, hard and engineered woods as well as for wet lumber.