LS1040

10" Compound Miter Saw

  • PERFORMANCE : Powerful 15 AMP direct drive motor and 4,600 RPM for improved performance
  • CAPACITY : Miter cuts 0° – 45° left and 0° – 52° right; 9 positive stops for the most common miter cuts
  • ACCURACY : Dual post compound pivot arm, bevel cuts up to 45° to the left
  • CONVENIENCE : Weighs only 24.2 lbs
  • INCLUDES : C.T. Blade, vertical vise, wrench, triangular ruler and dust bag
LS1040

About Model

Makita’s 10” Compound Miter Saw (model LS1040) combines power, performance, and ease of use for most common miter cuts including a range of applications including woodworking, cabinetry, deck building, framing, and more.

15 AMP Motor for Improved Performance

The LS1040 has a dynamically balanced 15 AMP direct drive motor with 4,600 RPM for improved performance. The direct drive motor with soft start delivers smoother start-ups and constant power, with no belts to slip or replace.

Precise Miter and Bevel Cuts

The LS1040 has a dual post compound pivot arm, with bevel cuts up to 45° to the left. Miter adjustments range from 0°-45° (left) and 0°-52° (right), with 9 positive miter stops at 15°, 22.5°, 30°, and 45° (left or right), and 0° (90° cuts). The precision-machined aluminum base ensures accurate cuts. Ease-of-use and comfort features include a fluorescent light that works independently of the blade rotation to clearly illuminate the work surface, and a compact size (weighs only 24.2 lbs.) for easy portability.

Best in Class for a Range of Applications

The LS1040 is engineered for a broad range of trades, including finish carpenters, professional woodworkers, case and base installers, cabinet installers, decking and flooring applications, siding installers, general contractors seeking a best-in-class 10” compound miter saw for the jobsite or the benchtop.

Features

  • Powerful 15 AMP direct drive motor for improved performance; 4,600 RPM
  • Dual post compound pivoting arm
  • Miter cuts 0°-45° left and 0°-52° right
  • Positive miter stops at 9 settings: 15°, 22.5°, 30°, 45°, right or left and 0° (90° cuts)
  • Bevel cuts up to 45° to the left
  • Weighs only 24.2 lbs. for easy portability
  • Precision machined aluminum base ensures accurate cuts
  • Performs compound cutting operations
  • Shaft lock for easy blade changes
  • 1-year limited warranty

Includes

Specs

  • Blade Diameter : 10"
  • Arbor : 5/8"
  • Max. Cutting Capacity (miter 90°) : 2-3/4" x 5-1/8"
  • Max. Cutting Capacity (miter 45°, L/R) : 1-3/8" x 3-5/8"
  • No Load Speed : 4,600 RPM
  • AMPS : 15
  • Dimensions (LxWxH) : 20-7/8" x 18-3/4" x 21"
  • Net Weight : 27.3 lbs.
  • Bench & Stationary Tool Type : Compound miter saw
  • Shipping Weight : 33 lbs.
  • UPC Code : 088381-020107
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