Bosch js470e Top Handle Jigsaw – Some Of Your Questions Answered.
People love this jigsaw as it does not wander at all and you can cut through the toughest materials. One user even managed to cut through cast iron, although only mild steel is recommended.
The tool weighs in at just over ten pounds so its quite heavy but this does prevent it from wandering when you are making a cut that can happen with some of the lighter tools.
It comes with a generous twelve foot long cord so you don’t have to be right next to a socket to be able to use it.
Changing the blade is a doddle, you just pull the blade change lever to the side and the blade pops out ready for you to install the new one.
There is an allen wrench housed in the base for adjusting the bevel angle with.
It comes with a light, hard plastic carry case for transporting that has a space for spare blades.
It only comes with one blade so it is advisable to purchase a few extra ones:
These are the most popular blades for this jigsaw
There are also four orbital setting for different blade actions from a very smooth for soft materials, to a much more rugged action for harder materials.
There is an easy to use dial that allows you to set a maximum speed and an accelerator trigger controlling the speed.
People often ask where this machine was made and the answer is Switzerland.
The thing that really makes this such a quality tool is the finely machined plunging system and low vibration of the machine that allows for much more accuracy with this jigsaw than with most others.
There is a thirty money back guarantee and a one year warranty. A three of four year warranty can be purchased separately.
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