I use this saw to cut sheet goods down to a manageable size for the radial arm saw, as well as for all the cuts where the miter or radial arm saws are overkill. I prefer a corded saw, as I find that all the cuts are taxing on batteries.
The PORTER-CABLE PC15TCSM 7-1/4″ Heavy-Duty Circular Saw features a heavy-duty 15 amp motor that delivers power and torque through the toughest applications. At only 9.5 lbs. this light weight saw reduces fatigue and improves user handling. It offers a 55 degree bevel capacity with stops at 22.5 and 45 degrees to provide quick and accurate bevel adjustments. Cast magnesium shoe with optimum line of sight provides accurate cutting, along with outside mounted depth of cut lever which is easy to reach even with gloves. The cast bevel and depth cut levers provide a larger grabbing surface made of durable material, and an 8 ft high grade cord reaches past a 4 x 8 sheet of material and reacts well in all weather climates. The PC15TCSM includes (1) PC15TCSM, (1) 18T Carbide Tipped Thin Kerf Blade, (1) Wrench. Specifications: Motor: 120 VAC, 25-60HZ/120VDC, Amps: 15, rpm: 5600, Blade Size: 7 1/4″, Voltage: 120, Capacity at 90Degree Cut: 2 3/8″, Speed: 5600, Capacity at 45Degree Cut: 1 13/16″, Arbor: Standard, Blade Diameter: 7-1/4″, Bevel Capacity: 55, Bevel Stops: 22.5 & 45, Tool Weight: 9 1/2 lbs.