LC1230

12" Metal Cutting Saw

  • POWER : 15 AMP motor delivers 1,300 RPM
  • PERFORMANCE : 4X faster cutting in light pipe, angle iron, tubing, conduit and channel than abrasive cut-off saws
  • CONVENIENCE : "Tool-less" guide plate adjusts 0-45° for quick and easy miter cutting
  • COMFORT : D-shape handle for easy gripping with 2 finger trigger and lock-off button
  • INCLUDES : Carbide tipped blade, socket wrench, switch button and safety goggles
LC1230

About Model

Makita’s 12-Inch Metal Cutting Saw (model LC1230) delivers power and ease-of-use features for a range of industrial metal-cutting applications. It is ideal for cutting in pipe, angle iron, conduit, and more.

15 AMP Motor Delivers 1,300 RPM

The LC1230 is powered by a Makita-built 15 amp motor that delivers 1,300 rpm for improved performance. The quick release "tool-less" guide plate adjusts from 0 degrees to 45 degrees for quick and easy miter cutting. Cutting capacities range from 4-1/2 inches at 90 degrees to 3-1/2 inches at 45 degrees.

Ease of Use Features for Improved Performance

Ease of use features include a quick release vise for secure material retention and fast repeated cut-offs, a socket wrench that stores on the base for convenient blade changes, and a shavings collection tray for easy waste disposal and a cleaner work environment. The LC1230 has a D-shaped handle with a 2-finger trigger and a lock-off button engineered to prevent accidental start-ups. The saw includes a carbide-tipped blade that lasts 50X longer than abrasive wheels and is engineered to cut clean, accurate and virtually burr-free.

Features

  • Carbide-tipped blade lasts 50x longer than abrasive wheels; cuts clean, accurate and virtually burr-free
  • Quick release vise for secure material retention and fast, repeated cut-offs
  • Lock-off button for user convenience
  • Quick release support fence adjusts 0-45° for miter cutting
  • Shaft lock for easy blade changes with just one wrench
  • Powerful 15.0 AMP motor for the most demanding applications
  • 4x faster cutting in light pipe, angle iron, tubing, conduit and channel than abrasive cut-off saws
  • D-shape handle for user comfort
  • Socket wrench stores on base for convenient blade changes
  • Shavings collection tray for easy waste disposal and a cleaner work environment
  • Large cast aluminum base for stability
  • Externally accessible brushes for greater serviceability
  • Maximum cutting depth of 4-1/2" with carbide tipped blade

Includes

Specs

  • Blade Diameter : 12"
  • Arbor : 1"
  • Max. Cutting Capacity (at 90°) : 4-1/2"
  • Max. Cutting Capacity (at 45°) : 3-1/2"
  • No Load Speed : 1,300 RPM
  • AMPS : 15
  • Overall Length : 20-1/4"
  • Net Weight : 42.5 lbs.
  • Max. Cutting Capacity at 90° (aluminum) : 4-1/2"
  • Max. Cutting Capacity at 90° (mild steel) : 4-1/2"
  • Max. no load speed : 1,300 RPM
  • Power Type : Corded
  • Shipping Weight : 50.1 lbs.
  • UPC Code : 088381-029797
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