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The DEWALT DWS779 Sliding Compound Miter Saw is ideal for most cutting applications including crown molding up to 7-1/2 in. This sliding miter saw is designed with a powerful 15 Amp, 3800 RPM motor that delivers extended power and durability. The exclusive back fence design cuts up to 2 x 14 dimensional lumbers at 90 degrees and 2×10 at 45 degrees. This compound miter saw also features a cam lock miter handle with detent override for quick and accurate miter angles. The DWS779 Miter Saw includes a highly-efficient dust collection system that gathers over 75% of any dust generated for less mess and quicker cleanup times.


  • Dual horizontal steel rails with an innovative clamping mechanism and linear ball bearings deliver an accurate, durable, and compact miter saw
  • Tall sliding fences support crown molding up to 7-1/2 in. nested and base molding up to 6-3/4 in. vertically against the fence while easily sliding out of the way for bevel cuts
  • The onboard storage system provides easy access to the site – pro guard components and pushes stick when not in use
  • Allows for tool-free adjustments of the guarding components appropriate for each application
  • Precise miter system and machined base fence support optimize durability and cutting accuracy
  • Compact, lightweight design (56 lbs.) allows for easy transport and storage
  • Cam lock miter handle with detent override delivers quick and accurate miter angles


  • Brand: Dewalt
  • Dimensions: 33 x 23.75 x 18.8 Inches
  • Weight (lb.): 68 lb
  • Color Family: Yellow
  • Cuts Through: Nylon, PVC, Plastic, Wood
  • Blade Diameter (in.): 12 in
  • Maximum Cutting Thickness (in.): 6.75
  • Maximum Degree Miter Cuts – Right: 60
  • Power Source: Electric