Makita 2705X1 vs Jet 708494K

Model Makita

Basic Info

Suggested Price $1,349.99
Release Sep 2012 Sep 2012


Top Features
  • Powerful 15.0 AMP motor delivers 4,800 RPM
  • “”Tool-less”” modular blade guard system with an adjustable riving knife/spreader
  • Blade guard assembly with cam lock provides easy “”tool-less”” installation or removal
  • Adjustable dual side guards allow for ease of measurement from the blade to the rip fence for cutting set-ups
  • Two onboard independent stowable anti-kickback pawls and riving knife/spreader for through cuts
  • Release lever for easy riving knife/spreader height adjustments into 3 different positions for through, non-through and dado cuts
  • Guard design allows operator to view the blade as it contacts the material
  • Right extension table allows for greater cutting capacity with the capability to rip 4×8 sheets of plywood
  • Aluminum die cast, precision machined table top remains flat and true for out of the box accuracy
  • Large cutting capacity (3-9/16″” at 90° and 2-1/2″” at 45°) can rip 4x material in one pass; can use up to a 13/16″” dado blade
  • Electric brake for maximum productivity
  • Extended capacity with up to 25″” ripping
  • Large on/off switch and easy to read scale for faster adjustments
  • Complete storage capacity to hold most commonly used accessories including saw blade, power supply cord, miter gauge, rip fence, push stick, wrench, safety guard and dado blade
  • 3/8″” x 3/4″” T-slot miter gauge grooves accepts commercial accessories with T-formed shanks for versatile cutting
  • Saw blade enclosed underneath the table to protect the blade during transport
  • Dead-on cam-locking rip fence and bevel locking handle for fast and easy adjustments
  • Two pole slide system for raising and lowering blade for a more efficient and smoother adjustment of the blade depth
  • 32T Carbide Tipped Blade (A-94948)
  • Rip Fence (122740-1)
  • Miter Gauge (122838-4)
  • Push Stick (416772-1)
  • Wrench #5 (783203-8)
  • Wrench #19 (781038-1)
  • Wrench (782024-5)
  • Portable Saw Stand (194093-8)
  • 2705
  • 2012NB
  • Tool-less modular blade guard system with an adjustable riving knife
  • Two on board independent stowable anti-kickback pawls and riving knife/spreader for through cuts
  • T-slot miter gauge grooves accepts commercial accessories with T formed shanks for versatile cutting
  • Rips 4X material in one pass
  • 1 year warranty
  • 10-inch Proshop Tablesaw with 30-inch Fence

All Features

Table Width (in.) 29.63
Certifications and Listings 1-UL Listed
Product Height (in.) 15 in
Power Tool Features Blade Guard System,No Tool Blade Change,Stand Included
Bench & Stationary Tool Type Table Saw
Bench or Stationary Bench Stationary
Product Width (in.) 29.63 in
Cord Length (ft.) 8.2
No Tool Blade Change No
Amperage (amps) 15
Reconditioned No
Maximum Cut Depth @ 45 Deg 2.5 in 2.125 in
Table Length (in.) 22.25
Blade Diameter 10 in 10.00 in
Dust Collection Method 2.5 in. Dust Port
Product Depth (in.) 22.25 in
Blade guard system Yes
Blade Location Left
Maximum Speed (rpm) 4800
Maximum Cut Depth @ 90 Deg 3.56 in 3.125 in
Blade Speed 4800 RPM 4000 rpm
Power Tool Product Type Bench & Stationary
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year Warranty
Rip Capacity – Left 12.5 in 12.000 in
Returnable 90-Day
Tools Product Type Power Tool
Rip Capacity – Right 25 in 30.000 in
Table Width 27.000 in
UL Listed Yes
Dust Blower No
Flesh Sensing Braking System No
Horsepower 1.75 hp
Assembled Weight (lbs) 323.50 lbs
Bevel Direction Left Bevel
Package Weight UOM LB
ETL Listed No
Dust Port Yes
Blade Material steel
Voltage 115/230 Volts
Micro Adjust Fence Yes
Miter Gauge Yes
Tool Weight 250 lbs
Table Length 20.000 in
Package Height 39
Amperage (A) 84 A
Table Space in Front of Blade 10.000
Dust Port Diameter(OD) 4.00 in
Table Height From Floor 34.75 in
Package Weight 323.5
Miter Slot Width .75
Table Material Cast Iron
Maximum Dado Width (in) .8125 in
Cord Length 6.000 ft
Miter Slot Depth .375
Color / Finish cast iron
Drive Motor System totally enclosed fan cooled, induction, capacitor start
Caster Platform Included No
Internet Product Code (IPC) 9DB7089717F
Maximum Dado Diameter 8.00 in
Warranty 5 Year
Repetitive Cut Marking system No
Product Data Last Certified 2013-03-27
Package Width UOM IN
Package Height UOM IN
Phase Single Phase
Number of Miter Slots 2
Fence Included Yes
Spindle Lock Yes
Bevel Capacity 45 °
Arbor Size .625 in
CSA Certified Yes
Package Width 35
Package Contents instruction manual, 10″ sawblade, miter gauge, control switch, blade tilt lock handle, enclosed cabinet, blade guard, riving knife, rip fence, extension wing, rail set, blade tilt handwheel, storage hook

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