Today we’ll talk about some of the best table saws in the market; Dewalt dwe7491rs and Bosch 4100-09. If you are searching online to buy your first table saw, you probably would have found a lot of different models by these companies only. Both the companies have been around in the power tool market since the last decade and known for making high-quality products. They make products in almost all the power tool categories, which include jigsaw, circular saw, table saw, drill machines, and more.
There are a couple of things that you have to keep in mind before buying a table saw; you have to understand what is your requirement, budget, and other essential aspects. Whether you are going to use the saw daily or you gonna use it only once in a while. A lot of people recommend to go for a used power tool, but this is not good when you are going to buy a table saw. Always buy a new table saw because you don’t want to compromise with the safety and durability of the product.
In this article, we’ll talk about some of the key differences between both the table saws that will help you decide the better option. So, read the article thoroughly, in case you have any doubt, you can let us know in the comments below, we’ll try to respond asap.
Dewalt dwe7491rs vs. Bosch 4100-09
Both models are top-rated among users online. Consumers appreciated the affordability of the DeWalt model. Users also commented that those who are used to using table saws, for the interface of tools is not that user-friendly.
Things regarding miter gauge and other accessories could have been improved. Generally People like Bosch more because of the portability factor that makes it very easy to transport. The table saw is also prone to clog, which is not a big issue but sometimes becomes quite irritating as well.
DEWALT DWE7491RS comes with sturdy and very durable construction. It also has a rolling stand, but it’s not very stable while in use. You can easily collapse the wheel and move it around. It has a rack and pinion fence system which allows you easily make the adjustments and increase the performance of your work.
While Table Saw 4100-09 also has very sturdy build comes with the wheeled base that gives it the mobility, and it is easily adjustable as well. What i really love is its stability while in use. It is very accurate and precise and highly recommended if you are buying it for a beginner.
Whether you are a beginner or advanced user, both the table saws are suitable for you if the price is not a constraint. You can work on various projects and bring your woodworking imaginations into reality. You can use them for general woodworking, Contracting work, DIY renovations, Furniture building, Residential Purpose, and more.
Rip capacity is a significant factor that you have to keep in mind before buying a table saw. The DeWalt DWE7491RS Table Saw comes with a powerful motor which has 4,800RPM, which has been improved compared with previous models. You can easily do tougher and larger cuts on this machine. DWE7491RS comes with 10inch standard blade and 8inch dado blade. With 32″, it has one of the best rip capacity in the market.
While Bosch 4100-10 Table Saw motor has 4HP 3,650RPM, which is also decent enough. What i really like is its soft start feature. It allows us to ramp up the speed swiftly, and you can easily manage with the intensity of the motor. According to the company, it reduces the chances of overloading and overheating.
Motor & Portability
DWE7491RS has better RPM than BOSCH 4100-09. But considering the Bosch 4HP makes it a robust choice. In Normal cutting, you won’t notice any difference as such, but when it comes to tough wood, you might see the DWE7491RS performing better than the Bosch Model.
Considering the portability factor of both the machines, Bosch Model is lightweight than the DeWalt one. It also has gravity stand, which makes it more portable.
DeWalt Dwe7491rs: 90lbs
Bosch 4100-09: 58lbs
Ease of Use & Bevel Adjustments
You should also consider the ease of use factor before buying a machine. DWE7491RS comes with a better fence system (rack and pinion), which easily allows you to work effectively and with higher precision and accuracy. While Bosch Model has a slightly old fence system which is sliding & Square-locked.
When it comes to bevel adjustments, Bosch model comes with a sturdy handle that provides a better grip option. You can easily lock, unlock, and adjust the height of the blades.
Dust Collection & Safety
A dust collection system in both models is pretty good. Both come with 21/2 inches dust port. Dewalt Model comes with inbuilt vacuum tube while in Bosch Model there is no inbuilt vacuum tube. DeWalt DWE7491RS comes with two dust ports one is 1.5, and the other one is 2.58inch. Earlier one, you’ll find near the blade guard assembly. Both have a really good dust collection system, and things won’t get messy while using it.
When it comes to safety, both the models come with blade guards and riving knife ensuring you don’t have kickbacks while using it.
Fence System is also a vital part of the table saw that you have to keep in mind before buying one. As we have already mentioned that DeWalt DWE7491RS comes with a rack and pinion system that allows you to make the various adjustments pretty quickly with ease and accuracy. For a beginner, this is really helpful, and you can get easily used to it.
Bosch 4100-09 comes with Square Lock rip fence, which is not very popular among woodworkers but still allows you to handle the things by one hand.
Bot, the models, come with rolling stands. Users really appreciated the gravity rise system of the Bosch Model, which easily allows you to change the height of the machine. Dewalt is also pretty good as it comes with excellent quality treaded wheels which can easily handle a different kind of rough surface.
Technical Specification Comparison Chart
|Type ||Table Saw||Table Saw|
|Cutting Angle Bevel:||0-45Degree||47Degree|
|Manufacturer Warranty||3 year(s)||1 year(s)|
|Speed ||4800 RPM||3650 RPM|
|Height ||31 in.||36.25 in.|
|Width ||24.5 in.||32.5 in.|
|Weight ||90 lbs.||60 lbs.|
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We have covered everything that you should know about about the models. Both are job site table saws and very portable as well. Though there is some difference in the features. DeWalt has more power and also better ripping capacity while Bosch is lighter in weight and known for its amazing customer service.
So, the choice is completely up to you. In case you have any confusion, you can ask in the comments below, we’ll try to respond as soon as possible.