Combine a saw with a history of proven performance with magnesium components and you have a lightweight saw that is well-balanced and jobsite tough. That's the new Makita 7-1/4 In., magnesium Hypoid saw. This saw has a large cutting and bevel capacity with positive stops at 22.5° and 45°. The 15 AMP, 4,500 RPM motor delivers enough power to cut through the toughest lumber. A reinforced power cord, on-board blade wrench and retractable sky hook are a few of this saws great features. Also easy to read marking features allow user to measure and follow cuts accurately. This saw is ideal for framers, roofers and carpenters cutting dimensional lumber, engineered lumber and more.