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5-7/8" Dust Collecting Cordless Metal Cutting Saw
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18V Battery
Tool only. Battery and Charger sold Separately
LXT Technology
LXT Technology
Model No: DCS553Z

Electric Brake, LED Light, Cutting Capacity of 2-1/4" (57.5 mm)

Ultra-Compact & Lightweight With Well Balanced Design

  • Features built-in dust box for improved dust/metal chip collection
  • Dust box cap can be opened for easy disposal of dust/metal chips
  • Designed for cutting channel, corrugated steel, conduit, pipe, sheet metal, square tubing, angle iron and more
  • eXtreme Protection Technology (XPT) offers maximum protection against dust, debris and liquids for optimal performance in extreme conditions
  • Automatic torque Drive Technology (ADT) feature adjusts the torque and speed according to the load condition, enabling rapid movement between high speed and high torque applications
  • Brushless DC motor with high power to weight and size ratio
  • Brushless DC motor generates less heat buildup and is ideal for prolonged use in manufacturing / production applications
  • Electric brake stops blade 3-5 seconds after trigger is released for increased operator safety
  • Soft start feature gradually increases speed to eliminate start up shock
  • Ultra-compact design (only 10-1/2" long)
  • LED job light with preglow and afterglow feature illuminates cutting area
  • Large lock-off safety lever prevents accidental startup
  • Stainless steel base plate
  • Ergonomic soft rubber grip for vibration absorption and comfortable operation


INCLUDES: Tool Only. Batteries and Charger Sold Separately. 5-7/8" C.T. Blade 32T (A-96095), Guide Rule (164095-8), Hex Wrench 5 (783203-8), Safety Goggles (192219-6) 


Battery Capacities

18V Li-Ion

Blade Diameter

5-7/8" (150 mm)


5/8" (15.88 mm)

No Load Speed

4,200 RPM

Maximum Cutting Capacity

2-1/4" (57.5 mm)

Vibration Level

2.5 m/s2

Noise Level

103 dB(A)

Overall Length

10-1/2" (267 mm)

Net Weight

5.3 lbs (2.4 kg)

18V Li-Ion LED Flashlight

18V Li-Ion LED Flashlight

Cordless High-Visibility Fan Jacket with Brushless Motor

Cordless High-Visibility Fan Jacket with Brushless Motor

LED Pen Light

LED Pen Light

Tape Measures

Tape Measures

Note: Makita Canada reserves the right to change specification of products without notice. The contents of the parts breakdown and Instruction manuals may be different from current products.


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