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evolution R255 SMS | 10 inch sliding mitre saw


The evolution R255 SMS is a sliding mitre saw that can cut wood, metal or plastic with the supplied blade, you can also swap the blade over for a diamond disc which then enables this saw to cut masonry. Screwfix sell this saw as the Evolution 052-0001.
The specification for this model are as follows-
Moto4 220-240V 2000W
Dust port diameter 35mm
Cable length 2M

Maximum cutting capacities
Mild steel plate – Max thickness 6mm (1/4 inch)
Mild steel box section – Max wall thickness 3mm (1/8 inch)
Wood – Max section 300mm X 80mm

Blade dimension 255mm (10 inch)
Bore 22.5mm ( 1 inch )

This machine is superb and can easily cut wood, metal plastic or masonry with the supplied blade. This saw has some improvements over the older Rage 3 versions including power cord storage.

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evolution R255 SMS
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