Share

10 Best Electric Jigsaws

Proxxon 38530

Proxxon 38530

When your job requires you to make decisive cuts in tight, hard-to-reach areas, you’ll feel comfortable reaching for the Proxxon 38530 . At two pounds in weight and less than eight inches in length, it offers impressive maneuverability.

Available here

Skil 4495-02

Skil 4495-02

For such an affordable option, you’d probably expect it to lack power and precision to a certain degree, but that definitely isn’t the case with the Skil 4495-02 . If you’re new to woodworking, it’s a practical, entry-level model for getting your feet wet with the craft.

Available here

Wen 3602

Wen 3602

The Wen 3602 has a lengthy power cord, giving you plenty of flexibility to move about your workspace. It comes with both a blade for metal and one for wood, and you can easily bevel the footplate 45 degrees in either direction for angled cuts.

Available here

Ryobi P5231

Ryobi P5231

The well-placed variable speed trigger on the Ryobi P5231 gives you convenient control over the level of power you choose to administer when executing your cut. This allows you to carve out precise angles and elaborate curves.

Available here

DeWalt DW331K

DeWalt DW331K

Don’t worry about hauling the DeWalt DW331K to construction sites — its rugged metal case will keep it safe and secure. You can adjust its speed between 500 and 3,100 strokes per minute, and can easily alter the angle of the blade for control of your cut.

Available here

Porter-Cable PCE345

Porter-Cable PCE345

An economical choice, the Porter-Cable PCE345 has a powerful motor and operates fluidly, making it a nice model for do-it-yourself enthusiasts. Its extremely simple blade change mechanism saves you time, and a lock-on button helps prevent fatigue during long projects.

Available here

Black & Decker Smart Select

Black & Decker Smart Select

Designed with several adjustable settings for tailoring your approach to the specific job you’re tackling, the Black & Decker Smart Select adapts to your needs. Its sturdy shoe provides a stable platform for both straight and curved cuts.

Available here

Milwaukee 6268-21

Milwaukee 6268-21

You can expect consistent, precise cuts when using the Milwaukee 6268-21 , thanks, in part, to a powerful motor that is designed to reduce vibration transfer to your hands. It comes with a sturdy case, which is convenient for both storage and transport.

Available here

Makita 4329K

Makita 4329K

Making detailed, curvy cuts can be quite difficult with debris in your way, which is why the Makita 4329K is constructed with a dust cover and a vacuum to ensure the surface remains neat and tidy. Its lock-on button is nice for projects that require a little time.

Available here

Bosch JS572EK

Bosch JS572EK

Despite its light, five-pound frame, the Bosch JS572EK is built with a potent 7.2-amp motor that allows you to slice through dense materials without a problem. It features a blade guidance system that reduces deflection, so you wind up with straight and smooth cuts.

Available here