• Makita 5008MGA  8‑1/4" Magnesium Circular Saw

The Makita 8-1/4” Magnesium Circular Saw with Electric Brake features highly durable magnesium components and a powerful 15 AMP Makita-built industrial motor, powerful enough to cut through the densest lumber. The 5008MGA balances weight, power, durability, and ease of use with a 3” maximum cutting capacity, making it perfect for framers, roofers, as well as general contractors who require a best-in-class engineered circular saw.


  • Magnesium components create a lightweight saw (11.4 lbs.) that is well balanced and job site tough
  • Large cutting capacity (3" at 90°) and bevel capacity (0°-50°) with positive stops at 22.5° and 45°
  • Two built-in L.E.D. lights illuminate the line of cut for increased accuracy
  • Electric brake for maximum productivity
  • Powerful 15.0 AMP motor delivers 5,200 RPM for proven performance
  • Make quick, one-handed adjustments using large, rubberized levers
  • Built-in dust blower clears the line of cut for greater accuracy
  • Better fit with comfortable rubber grip on handle
  • Settings are easy to read with oversized number and ruler markings
  • Blade wrench is attached to saw for fast and convenient blade changing
  • Reinforced power cord withstands jobsite abuse and lowers repair costs
  • Blade Diameter : 8-1/4"
  • Arbor : 5/8"
  • Max. Cutting Capacity (at 90°) : 3"
  • Max. Cutting Capacity (at 45°) : 2-1/4"
  • Max. Cutting Capacity (at 50°) : 2"
  • No Load Speed : 5,200 RPM
  • Watts Out : 2,300
  • AMPS : 15
  • Overall Length : 13-1/8"
  • Net Weight : 11.4 lbs.
  • Power Type : Corded
  • Shipping Weight : 15.21 lbs.
  • UPC Code : 088381-083928


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Makita 5008MGA 8‑1/4" Magnesium Circular Saw

  • Brand: Makita Power Tools
  • Product Code: 5008MGA
  • Availability: *Contact Us For Availability*
  • $223.99


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