Bosch CM8S vs Skil 3317-01

Model Bosch

Basic Info

Suggested Price $378.76 $148.06
Release Dec 2013 Dec 2014


Top Features
  • Easy Access Bevel Controls: Bevel lock lever and bevel turret stops are located on side of tool for quick and easy adjustments
  • Integrated Expanding Base Extensions: Expands up to 29-Inches left to right for additional work-piece support
  • Adjustable Front Stabilizing Foot: Maintains saw stability when performing slide cuts allowing maximum capacity
  • Miter Detent Override: Intuitive easy to access thumb-actuated override
  • Quick-Mount System for quick and easy setup on miter saw stand (stand sold separately)
  • Laser Cutline Guide for fast and accurate cuts
  • Table extension with left/right extension rails for long, large work pieces
  • Horizontal clamping system holds wood securely against fence during cut
  • Left/Right Lock-Off Switch for both right and left-handed users

All Features

Certifications and Listings 1-UL Listed CSA Listed
Maximum Degree Miter Cuts – Right 60 45
Amperage (amps) 12 15
Arbor Size 0.625 0.625
90 Degree Crosscut Capacity Maximum – Left 12.25 4×4″ or 2×6″dimensional lumber
Manufacturer Warranty Limited 1 Year 3 Year Limited Warranty, with registration
Reconditioned No No
Table Width (in.) 18 8
Electric Brake No No
Cord Length (ft.) 6 6
90 Degree Crosscut Capacity Maximum – Right 12.25 4×4″ or 2×6″dimensional lumber
45 Degree Crosscut Capacity Maximum – Left 8 2×4″ dimensional lumber
Dust Collection Method Bag Bag
Power Tool Features Positive Stops Electric Brake,Laser Guide,Positive Stops
Product Width (in.) 17.25 20
Miter Saw Type Sliding Compound Compound
Maximum miter capacity 60 45
Maximum Degree Miter Cuts – Left 52 45
Product Height (in.) 18.75 16
Returnable 90-Day 90-Day
Table Length (in.) 31.75 18
Cordless/ Corded Corded Corded
Product Depth (in.) 33.25 19
Tools Product Type Power Tool Power Tool
Bevel Type Single Single
Blade Diameter 8-1/2 in 10 in
Power Tool Product Type Bench & Stationary Bench & Stationary
Bench & Stationary Tool Type Slide Miter Saw Compound Miter Saw
Maximum Speed (rpm) 5600 5000
Bench or Stationary Bench Bench
No Tool Blade Change No No
Maximum Cutting Thickness (in.) 2.75 3.5

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