Cordless band saw

28_new_products_2BOSCH added a cordless band saw, model BSH180, to its 18-volt product line.

The band saw executes precise cuts to a variety of materials, including metal, copper pipes and electrical cables, and is agile for use in tight spaces, according to the company. The band saw is designed with the battery pack above the handle and weighs 7.7 lbs. with a FatPack battery installed. It’s sold as a kit, model BSH180-01, with two FatPack lithium-ion batteries, 30-minute charger and carrying case, or as a stand-alone tool. Contact: Bosch Power Tools & Accessories. Tel: 877-267-2499. www.boschtools.com

This article originally appeared in the September 2011 issue.