Cut off saw for trim

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Old 06-19-20, 06:11 PM
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Cut off saw for trim

has anyone used a small 6in cut off saw to cut their small trim pieces and quarter round?
 
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Old 06-19-20, 06:57 PM
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You mean a circular saw? No!

That's what a miter saw is best at doing.
 
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Old 06-20-20, 02:54 AM
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I've seen some 6" miter saws but never used one. They aren't useful for much other than small trim. As noted above it would be next to impossible to get a good miter cut with a skill saw.

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Build a jig to guide the skilsaw. Have seen this done many times when cutting vinyl siding. A smaller version will work fine with reasonably close tolerances.

An easier option is rent a mitre saw.
 

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