SKIL 3820-02 Compound Miter Saw Review

There are many renowned brands when it comes to the best miter saw such as DeWalt, Milwaukee, Hitachi or Makita. They are all good and very efficient. However, if you are looking for a really good miter saw at a reasonable price, then the new SKIL 3820-02 Compound Miter Saw is the best option for you. This is one of the best miter saws in the market and the price is very reasonable for most contractors or wood-workers.

SKIL 3820-02 Compound Miter Saw features

  • Powerful motor
  • Dust bag to keep the area clean
  • 1 inch Arbor
  • Very accurate cuts with laser cutline guide
  • Easy to transport
  • Extendable table for large work pieces

Accuracy and efficiency

This miter saw comes with a heavy duty 15 amp motor that spins at 4500 RPM. Moreover, the blade that comes with this machine is a 40-tooth carbide triple blade. With the high power of the motor and the heavy duty blade, you can use this saw for any kind of wood-working work very easily. One of the main problems with these miter saws is the accuracy. A wood-worker has to spend a lot of time making adjustments to make sure that the cuts are very accurate. However, with the SKIL 3820-02 Compound Miter Saw you do not have to worry about the accuracy of the cuts at all. Thanks to the laser cutline guide, you can make highly accurate cuts without having to spend long time adjusting.

This feature is specially needed if you are doing some delicate wood-working. Most of the consumers have conveyed their satisfaction with the efficiency and the accuracy of this miter saw. What makes this table saw even more cost effective is the built in table and clamp. Moreover, the table can be extended incase you are working with large pieces of materials. So, you will not have to spend extra money for an expensive miter saw stand if you purchase the SKIL 3820-02 Compound Miter Saw.

Portability and convenience

This miter saw is very convenient to use. First of all, the SKIL 3820-02 Compound Miter Saw comes with a dust collector. So, you will not have to worry about the mess around your working area anymore. Moreover, the saw comes with a carrying handle that is built into the machine. So, it is really easy to carry from one work place to another. Also, the body of this machine is made from aluminum. So, it is a highly durable and lightweight machine.

Pros of using SKIL 3820-02 Compound Miter Saw

  • You do not have to worry about the mess around your work place anymore if you use this miter saw as it comes with dust collector
  • The built in carrying handle makes it very portable. So, you can easily take it from one work place to another.
  • This machine provides superior accuracy due to the laser guide system
  • It is not very complicated to use like most other miter saws in the market.
  • It is cheap and affordable and at the same time durable.

Cons of using SKIL 3820-02 Compound Miter Saw

  • Some heavy duty constructors may find it a little easy to break due to the aluminum body.
  • However, if you take care of this product properly and take extra caution while transporting you should not have any problems.

You can spend a lot of money to buy a saw from one of the big company or you can pay half the amount and get the SKIL 3820-02 Compound Miter Saw which will give you increased accuracy and same level of satisfaction. The choice is yours.