Hitachi C12FDH 15 Amp 12-Inch Dual Bevel Miter Saw Review

Hitachi C12FDH miter saw

Hitachi C12FDH Dual Bevel Miter Saw with Laser

The Hitachi C12FDH with 12-Inch dual bevel compound miter saw has been designed for versatile, handy and easy use. The thumb-actuated positive miter stops for easy miter adjustments at the most ordinary angles between 0 to 52 degrees to both the left and right. This design allows user to change the cutting blade angle easily for making miters in crown molding and other trim pieces.

The Hitachi C12FDH miter saw with Laser Marker provides smooth, exact miters and crosscuts in a variety of work-pieces, including wood, plywood, crown molding, soft fiberboard, hardboard, decorative panels, and aluminum sashes. This saw is ideal for framers, trim carpenters, and woodworkers who demand accuracy and reliability. The Hitachi C12FDH miter saw features cutting accuracy, predictable blade location, and Hitachi’s exclusive Laser Marker System for exact alignment.

By having exclusive Laser Marker System, the Hitachi C12FDH can cut every time perfectly. It can be activated before the blade is in movement for accurate alignment and conventional blade placement. The laser marker is easily adjustable to suit your preferences, and the saw blade will make an accurate cut along with the laser guide. The bevel scale ranges from zero to 48 degrees to both the left and right that allowing the material to stay in place as you are flipping the saw head to make the opposing cuts, and the saw head bevels to either the right or left, also allowing the material to stay steadily in place for cutting efficiency.

The C12FDH has plenty of features to help user make cut perfect at the first time. To start, it has a powerful and soft 15-amp motor that makes a no-load speed of up to 4,000 RPM to smoothly and easily cut through even the toughest hardwoods. Generally, the Hitachi C12FDH includes compound miter saw, 12-inch TCT saw blade, box wrench, hex bar wrench, dust bag, and vice assembly. The Hitachi C12FDH 15-Amp 12-Inch Dual Compound Miter saw comes with a 5-year warranty.

Product Features:

  • Laser marker system accurately indicates where the blade is going to cut on the material and can be adjusted easily to either the right or left of the cut mark depending on the users preference
  • With powerful 15 amp motor and 1,950 watts of productivity power smoothly powers through hardwoods with ease
  • Tall and pivoting aluminum fence that stands at a height of 5-1/8″” allows crown molding to be cut vertically for ease
  • Externally accessible carbon brushes make quick and easy maintenance to extend too life
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  • Micro bevel adjustment knob for fine tuning bevel angles; better pivoting fence raises to 5-1/8 inches for cutting crown molding
  • Includes TCT 32-tooth saw blade, dust bag, box wrench, hex bar wrench, vise assembly, and holder assembly

The Customer Review

The Hitachi C12FDH is kind of great saw. This saw has some good features that make it work great. This saw is just a. Quality of this saw looks great with well made design, powerful, and easiness to use. The Hitachi C12FDH is a dual compound miter saw, which means it bevels to both left and right, so need for the dual gauges. In addition, this saw presents with an awesome and adjustable laser that is lined up perfectly out of the box and can make cutting extremely easy. The dust collector actually works on this saw and is very easy to empty.

The Hitachi C12FDH 15-Amp 12-Inch Dual Compound Miter saw has compound cutting capability and flexible miter angles for framers, trim carpenters, and woodworkers who demand reliability, precision, and versatility on the job. Even though the blade cuts a bit rough to accomplish work, but this saw has enough power to cut easily through just about anything.

Particularly, the Hitachi C12FDH is very well built, powerful, sturdy and stable saw. By having exclusive laser marker system and built-in clamp, this saw can ensure precision cuts. In addition, this saw has strong and smooth motor. Thus, in my opinion, the Hitachi C12FDH compound miter saw is recommended saw to use.