Jigsaws are used by professionals to ease the cutting process in many applications. Power jigsaws are available over a broad price range depending on specs, and we have covered what we think are the 10 best based on performance, durability and cost effectiveness, so read on to find out which power jigsaw makes the cut.
10. Ryobi ZRJS481LG(39.99$)
The orbital jigsaw is fitted with 4.8Amp motor and can be adjusted for the speed up to 4 different settings. The powerful engines handle a wide variety of cutting materials and even has a high-intensity LED that illuminates the working zone.
9. Ridgid ZRR3101(69.59$)
Ridgid’s refurbished product had a barrel grip design and backed by a one-year warranty from the manufacturer. The product is fitted with a 3Amp motor and has an adjustable shoe that maintains cutting stability.
8. PORTER-CABLE PCE345(49.99$)
A cost-effective yet robust product that comes equipped with a 6-Amp motor. The orbital jigsaw even has a lock on button for prolonged use.
7. Metabo STA18 LTX 140 (229.99$)
One of the most potent products on our list as it has VTC electronics that can be used for fast cuts into softwood of up to 5-1/2 inch. You can quickly change the blade saw as it has a quick tool action and can saw 100ft 3/4 inch chip board in a single full charge.
6. Makita 4351FCT(176.21$)
Another barrel grip jigsaw that has an adjustable speed dial between 800-2,800 SPM. The durable Makita product is fitted with a 6.3 Amp and considering its power, it generates very less noise.
5. Festool 561443(275$)
A high-end barrel grip jigsaw. Apart from cutting power, the machine has an intricate design with dust removing channels that extend the machine’s life. The machine is also fitted with MMC channels that give it a soft start, therefore, conserving energy.
4. Milwaukee 6276-21(337.50$)
Milwaukee certainly has a long line of premium power tools, and this jigsaw is no different. Installed with a 6.2 amp motor, the machine has eight position speed dial that ranges from 500 to 3,000 rpm. An expensive product that does not compromise on performance.
3. BLACK+DECKER BDEJS600C(34.99$)
The Black and Decker product is the number 1 best seller in power Jigsaws on Amazon.com. The orbital jig saw has a 5Amp motor and can even make 45-degree bevel cuts. The machine also has five position speed dial with the maximum value of 3000 SPM. The low price is the icing on the cake.
2. DEWALT DCS331B(149$)
We have stated many times that DeWalt’s brand name is inseparable with power tools. Here is another of their fine and long lasting products that deliver great performance. One of the most import features of the device is its keyless shoe bevel, which detents at 0°, 15°, 30° and 45°, therefore, providing versatility for easy bevel cutting.
1. Bosch JS470EB(145$)
The best overall jigsaw regarding performance, durability and cost effectiveness. The barrel grip jigsaw has a mighty 7Amp motor and has a speed range between 500-3100 SPM stroke. Like most top models, it has a tool-less blade changing system and is shipped with a one year warranty.