Makita DCS551Z 5-7/8″ 18V Brushless Metal Cutting Circular Saw


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Makita DCS551Z 5-7/8″ 18V Brushless Metal Cutting Circular Saw

The Makita DCS551Z 5-7/8″ 18V Brushless Metal Cutting Circular Saw includes:

  • Tool only (batteries and charger sold separately)

Features and Specifications:

  • 2-1/4″ Depth of cut – best in class
  • Ultra compact and lightweight design with stainless steel baseplate maximizes worksite durability
  • Automatic Speed Change™ adjusts motor torque and speed during heavy duty cutting jobs to maximize efficiency and performance
  • 18 volt Brushless DC motor delivers high power to weight and size ratio
  • Brushless technology generates less heat buildup – ideal for prolonged use manufacturing and production applications
  • 2-Stage Safety Trigger Switch prevents accidental startup
  • For increased operator safety, the Electric Brake stops the blade in 3 to 5 seconds after trigger release
  • On board battery fuel gauge with LED lights
  • Built-in Dual LED work lights with pre- and after-glow
  • Comfortable, vibration-absorbing, ergonomic soft rubber grip
  • Battery Type & Capacity: 18V Lithium Ion (Compact/3.0Ah/4.0Ah/5.0Ah)
  • Blade diameter: 5-7/8″
  • Arbor size: 5/8″
  • No load speed: 3,900 RPM
  • Maximum cutting capacity: 2-1/4″
  • Dimensions: 13-1/8″ x 6-1/4″ x 9-1/8″
  • EPTA Net weight: 6.4 lbs (2.9 kg) with 3.0/4.0/5.0Ah battery

Typical End Users include:

  • Mechanical contractors
  • Plumbing contractors
  • Electrical contractors
  • Framing contractors
  • On-site installers
Available Makita Metal Cutting Blades (sold separately)
Part no. A-96095 A-96104 A-96126 A-96110
Blade Diameter 5-7/8″ 5-7/8″ 5-7/8″ 5-7/8″
Arbor 5/8″ 5/8″ 5/8″ 5/8″
No. of Teeth 32 CT 52 CT 52 CT 60 CT
Grind MTCG ATB Cermet
Kerf 0.059″ 0.055″ 0.063″ 0.043″
Hook Angle -15º 0º 0º
For cutting Steel Thin Steel Aluminum Stainless Steel (max. 16 ga.)
Maximum RPM 4,680 4,680 4,680 4,680

Additional information

Weight 6 lbs
Brand Name

18V Power Tools


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