Posted June 4, 2020

Makita promotion encourages framers and fine woodworkers to cut the cord

Promotion offers special pricing and free batteries on three popular tools.

Makita U.S.A., Inc., manufacturer of high-quality professional tools and accessories, is encouraging framers and fine woodworkers to get corded power with cordless convenience for core cutting applications. For a limited time, users can cut the cord and get two free 18V LXT batteries when they purchase select circular saws and miter saws.

The following three tools are a testament to the power cordless tools can achieve. Makita is offering a special limited time promotion to encourage users to cut the cord.

• XSR01PT – 18V X2 LXT® (36V) Brushless Rear Handle 7-1/4” Circular Saw Kit – The XSR01PT can make up to 558 cross-cuts per charge in 2x4 SPF lumber using two fully-charged 5.0Ah batteries. It has an electronically-controlled BL™ Brushless Motor that matches torque and RPM to the application. Even for demanding applications like cutting sheet and dimensional lumber, the XSR01PT provides efficient cutting. Save $100 and get 2 Free Batteries with purchase of an XSR01PT*

• XSH06PT – 18V X2 LXT® (36V) Brushless 7-1/4” Circular Saw Kit – The XSH06PT is has an electronically-controlled brushless motor that delivers 6,000 RPM for efficient cutting and Automatic Speed Change™ technology to adjust the cutting speed and torque under load for optimum performance. It can make up to 610 crosscuts per charge in 2x4 SPF lumber with two 5.0Ah LXT batteries. Save $100 and get 2 Free Batteries with purchase of an XSH06PT*

• XSL06PT – 18V X2 LXT® (36V) Brushless 10" Dual Bevel Sliding Compound Miter Saw Kit – The XSL06 has the largest cutting capacity in its class with a crown molding cutting capacity (6-5/8” nested) and a vertical cutting capacity of 5-1/4”. It will crosscut a 4x12 at 90 degrees. And, the XSL06 has a reduced overall footprint allowing the saw to be positioned flush against a wall. Save $100 and get 2 Free Batteries with purchase of an XSL06PT*

For details about the promotion or to find a participating dealer, visit

*Free batteries equate one (1) package of BL1850B-2. Offer is valid at participating dealers while supplies last. Prices may vary by location and are subject to change without notice.