kanxrus Posted September 8, 2011 Report Share Posted September 8, 2011 DEWALTÂ® Launches a New 14-inch Abrasive Chop Saw with Features for Large Cutting Capacity, Durability and Lighter Weight* TOWSON, Md. (Sept. 8, 2011) â€“ Today, DEWALT announces the launch of its new 14-inch Abrasive Chop Saw (D28710), which has been designed to offer contractors power, durability, capacity, ease of use and portability. The D28710 is ideal for a variety of end users including steel stud framers, mechanical contractors and metal fabricators who are tasked with various metal cutting applications. â€œOur new chop saw is perfect for professional contractors who require a high-performing, durable saw at a great value,â€ said DEWALT Product Manager Sean Kelly. â€œThis tool addresses contractorsâ€™ common concerns including durability and power, cut capacity and weight, making it an ideal solution for a number of metal cutting applications.â€ Power and Durability A 15 Amp, 4 Max HP motor provides power and overload protection for various demanding applications including cutting through tough materials such as cast iron pipe, angle iron, threaded rod, conduit and square tubing. Contributing to the toolâ€™s durability is a stamped base and bracket. Cut Capacity The 14-inch Abrasive Chop Saw offers contractors the ability to cut a wide range of materials, which leads to productivity on the jobsite. For instance, the D28710 has the capacity to cut 5-inch round black pipe, 4 3/4-inch square tubing, 4-inch by 7 5/8-inch rectangular steel stud bundles and 5 3/8-inch angle iron. Portability and Ease of Use To allow for jobsite portability, the D28710 weighs only 36.5 pounds, which is lighter than many competitive units on the market. Additionally, the tool has an integrated carry handle, which provides balance and comfort when contractors have to transport the saw from jobsite to jobsite. The horizontal â€œDâ€ handle also offers contractors comfort and control when using the product. For ease of use, the new 14-inch Abrasive Chop Saw includes a quicklock vise for material clamping and releasing, on-board wrench storage, and an adjustable spark deflector. The 14-inch Abrasive Chop Saw is now available at independent construction distributors. The product is retailing for approximately $179.00, and it comes standard with a three-year limited warranty, one-year free service contract and 90-day money-back guarantee. About DEWALT DEWALT is a leading manufacturer of industrial power tools and accessories, including corded and cordless drills, saws, hammers, grinders, routers, planers, plate joiners, sanders, lasers, generators, compressors, nailers, saw blades, metal and masonry drill bits, abrasives, screwdriving accessories and more. DEWALT tools can be found nationally and internationally, wherever tools are sold. With more than 1,000 factory-owned and authorized locations, DEWALT has one of the most extensive service and repair networks in North America. For more information, visit www.dewalt.com or follow DEWALT on Facebook and Twitter. Summary DEWALT announces the launch of its new 14-inch Abrasive Chop Saw (D28710), which has been designed to offer contractors power, durability, capacity, ease of use and portability. The D28710 is ideal for a variety of end users including steel stud framers, mechanical contractors and metal fabricators, who are tasked with metal cutting applications on professional jobsites. * Than many competitive units on the market Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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