Dewalt is the king in the table saw industry. It has some amazing woodworking power tools in the market. Today in this article, we’ll talk about the 10inches table saw, which is known for its high performance and advanced features. If you travel a lot and need an affordable job site table saw, then it could be the right companion for you.
It is also very suitable for your DIY projects, and you can build anything you want. It is very lightweight, which makes it very portable as well.
This kind of table saws is suitable for small workspaces where you don’t have much area to put the heavy tools. It becomes very compact once you fold and you can store it without any problem.
Its motor is very powerful, and its rip capacity also decent enough. The build quality is really good, and it looks aesthetically good as well. We’ll dive in details in the below section. So, read the complete article and let us know in the comments if you have any questions. Below is the list of accessories that you get with the package.
- Dewalt DWE7480 Table Saw
- Miter gauge
- Push stick
- 10-inch carbide tipped blade
- Arbor and spindle wrenches
- Anti-kickback assembly
- Blade guard
DEWALT DWE7480 Specs
|ARBOR SIZE||5/8 IN|
|TOOL WEIGHT||48 LBS|
|DEPTH OF CUT||2-1/4 IN (45°)|
|DEPTH OF CUT||3-1/8 IN (90°)|
|DUST PORT||2-1/2 IN|
Let’s dive into some of the important aspects of the machine one by one.
It is a powerful machine, and you have to use all the precautions while using it. It comes with a 15amp motor and can go up to 4800RPM in a no-load condition. Its good rip capacity allows you are cutting at your disposal. Its rip capacity is up to 24 1/2 inches which are decent enough. If you are a beginner and looking for a machine with some decent features, you can surely go for this one without thinking too much about it.
This is one of the most important features of the machine as it is very lightweight and portable as well. It weighs around 45lbs; you can easily carry it in one hand. It is suitable for working on job sites. It doesn’t have a stand, so you need to have a proper solid base to use it. Its assembly and setup process is also very straight forward. For more information, you can download the user manual from here.
Dust collection is a very important feature that you should look for before you choose a table saw. It has aluminum dust port with two and a half inches hose outlet. You can use the vacuum or go for dust bag. It covers around 60-70% of the dust, which is not very good but decent enough.
It has a good rip capacity. If you consider its capability with other Dewalt Models, then it is the best one. You get an adjustable rip fence with the machine. You don’t get the extension for the outfeed which limits the size of the wood that you can use with it.
It has a conventional fence system that you can adjust at your disposal and have a very precise and accurate cut. It has a mechanical runner and plastic teeth. Movement is very smooth, and you can easily control it.
Build Quality & Ease of Use
It is a very sturdy table saw made up of steel tubes. It is also very stable, as well. Accuracy and precision of the work also depend on your skills as well. If you are working on an uneven surface, you can use the rear feet for the adjustment. The user manual is informative, and all the instructions are very clear. I would highly recommend you to go through it once before you start using it. For more information, you can download the user manual from the link that we mentioned above.
Pros & Cons
- It has longer rip capacity. The powerful motor allows you to deal with any kind of wood.
- It comes at an affordable price and suitable for beginners as you don’t get overwhelmed with a lot of features.
- It is portable, and you can easily carry it at the job site.
- You can easily adjust the blade angle up to 45 degrees.
- It has smooth rack and pinion fence system, which is easy to use.
- There are better alternatives in the market at this price range.
- Users are not happy with the quality of miter gauge that you get with the table saw.
- You get a fixed stand; it’s not a rolling one. Everyone time you want to move it, you have to fold it.
- There is no onboard storage; you have to keep the tools separately.
Watch the Video till End
We have covered everything that you should know about this table saw. It is one of the best portables saw that you could consider buying. It doesn’t have so many features but have you don’t get overwhelmed while using it. If you are a beginner or hobbyist, then it could be the right choice for you. Company has kept all the safety features into consideration. So, the choice is up to you whether you want to go for it or not. In case you have any doubt, you can ask in the comments box, we’ll try to reply as soon as possible.