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DEWALT Enhances Three Original 60V MAX* FLEXVOLT® Tools

DEWALT’s most powerful line just got better with Circular Saw, Grinder, and Reciprocating Saw upgrades

At the 2019 Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors Association (STAFDA®) tradeshow, DEWALT announces upgrades to three products that were part of the original DEWALT FLEXVOLT® System, debuted in 2016. The new 60V MAX* FLEXVOLT® 7-1/4 IN. Circular Saw (DCS578)60V MAX* FLEXVOLT® 4-1/2 – 6 IN. Grinder (DCG418), and 60V MAX* FLEXVOLT® Reciprocating Saw (DCS389) each offer increased power versus their predecessors.

The upgrades to these three tools mean that the Circular Saw (DCS578) is up to 47% more powerful than its predecessor**, the DCS575. The Grinder (DCG418) is up to 30% more powerful than its predecessor, the DCG414**. And the Reciprocating Saw (DCS389) is up to 19% more powerful than its predecessor, the DCS388**. Each of these tools achieves this increase in performance via new motors, new software, and new controls. In addition, each of these tools will be available as a kit with a 9.0Ah*** battery. The original FLEXVOLT tools were kitted with a 6.0Ah** battery.

When 60V MAX* tools and the FLEXVOLT Battery System debuted in 2016, they revolutionized power tools, featuring the world’s first batteries that automatically changed voltage when the user changes tools. Still today, with 20 tools now in this premium line, the 60V MAX* System continues to provide tools that offer the power of corded with the freedom of cordless. Upgrades to these three tools continue the legacy of efficiency in heavy applications, with added power and long runtime. In other words, three of “our most powerful tools just got better”.

Available where DEWALT products are sold in spring 2020, the three new tools will retail bare tool (without a battery), and P kitted with one 9.0Ah** battery. More information on FLEXVOLT and all other DEWALT products can be found at DEWALT.com.

With respect to 60V MAX* – Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 60 volts. Nominal voltage is 54.

With respect to 20V MAX* – Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18.

**When using the DCB609 battery vs. using when using the DCB606 battery.

***Amp hours are measured in 20V MAX* mode.

STAFDA is a registered trademark of Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors Association, which has not endorsed or approved these products.


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DEWALT Announces New 20V MAX* Cordless 7-1/4” circular saw with brushless motor, professional cut capacity, and long runtime

DEWALT announces the new 20V MAX* XR® 7-1/4” Circular Saw (DCS570), adding to the growing 20V MAX* System now totaling over 100 products.

This is the perfect circular saw to carry with you. Battery life will surprise you. This delivers and can handle a serious workload and the best part? You don’t have to plug it in.

The 20V MAX* XR 7-1/4” Circular Saw features a 7-1/4” blade large enough for most common applications as well as an efficient brushless motor that offers power, runtime, and durability. With a 2-9/16” depth of cut capacity, it is ideal for use in a wide variety of professional applications and with common construction materials such as interior & exterior trim materials, plywood, hardwoods, and flooring.

Other features of the 20V MAX* XR 7-1/4” Circular Saw include an electronic brake that helps stops the blade after the trigger is released and a lower guard design that is designed to reduce guard hang-ups, improving performance for bevel cuts and cutting shim. The DCS570 is designed with a bright LED light that helps provide line-of-cut visibility, a bevel capacity up to 57 degrees including stops at 45 degrees and 22.5 degrees, and a durable high grade aluminum base for smooth cuts.

With its long runtime, 7-1/4” cut capacity, and durable brushless motor, this is a versatile cordless circular saw for a variety of construction applications using exterior wood trim, plywood, particleboard, oriented strand board (OSB), and framing lumber. Available where DEWALT products are sold in spring 2017, the saw comes kitted with one 5.0Ah battery  and bare (battery sold separately).

*Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18.


DEWALT is a leading manufacturer of industrial corded and cordless power tools, power tool accessories, and hand tools in categories that include Woodworking, Drilling & Fastening, Concrete & Metal Power Tools, as well as Cutting, Abrasive, and IMPACT READY® Impact Driver Power Tool Accessories. Hand Tool categories include Measuring & Layout, Knives & Blades, Mechanics Tools, and Storage Solutions.

With seven manufacturing locations in the USA, DEWALT remains committed to domestic manufacturing and produced over 90 million individual units of Power Tools, Hand Tools, and Accessories in the United States with global materials in 2016 alone. Visit the website to learn more aboutDEWALT products Made in the USA with global materials.


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