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An honest review of Bosch 1590EVSK Top Handle Jigsaw. Find out the pros and the cons of Bosch 1590EVSK power tool.
A Review of Bosch 1590EVSK Top Handle Jigsaw -Written by Flo Flint Introduction Having a jigsaw power tool in your home can often times come in very handy, and because of that, I’ve decided to review Bosch 1590EVSK, one of the top jigsaws on the market. Although some people consider jigsaws to be a rather unnecessary tool, I wouldn’t agree. Creating arbitrary curves is always necessary and other power tools just won’t cut in. That’s why you need a jigsaw rather than an ordinary saw. What sets apart this tool is basically it’s great features which we will comment on here. Keep in mind that I’ve also researched other consumer’s opinions to bring you as much as unbiased opinion on this power tool as possible. So, let’s get started, shall we? Bosch 1590EVSK Precision Control System One of the great things about this piece of a tool is it’s integrated precision control system. According to the guys at Bosch, a precision control system is a system that eliminates the wandering of a blade, which makes this Bosch tool very precise. In essence, this is a user activated blade stabilizer system which results in a 50% less blade movement, virtually eliminating the blade wander completely. A 6.4 amp Motor with Variable Speed Trigger Ever used a jigsaw with a lack of power? It has happened to my friends many times, and let me tell you, the feeling is very disappointing. You won’t have any power problems with Bosch 1590EVSK, that you can be sure of. The 6.4 amp motor takes care of the often seen power issues on such calibre jigsaws. What makes it more interesting is that this tool comes with a variable-speed trigger, a not-so-often seen feature on professional jigsaws. This means that you can adjust the speed from 500 SPM all over to the maximum by using the built in speed dial. This makes it easy for you to control the intensity, and is a quite useful feat indeed. Changing Blades is a Piece of Cake Now! One of the great things about this power tool is the ease of changing blades. Many buyers of this Bosch Jigsaw on Amazon have reported this as well. You can actually switch the blades with one hand with ease. It really is that simple. You just A Review of Bosch 1590EVSK Top Handle Jigsaw, Copyright 2010. push the blade into the clamp. If you want to take it out, you just pull the lever. Sounds really simple, right ? Well, it is. One huge benefit of this system is that you won’t have to touch the hot blades while exchanging them ever again. Bevel Cuts – What About Them? In case you don’t know what bevel cuts are, they are the cuts made not under the right angle. Think of something like making a crescent moon out of a piece of wood. Bosch 1590EVSK does this surprisingly easy. You can release the cast aluminium foot and tilt the base to the desired angle simply by pulling a lever. You can make quite accurate cuts up to 45 degrees. What About the Cons of Bosch 1590EVSK Jigsaw ? Actually, during my research, I haven’t found many cons. Some people, however, complain that the front of the saw gets hot very quickly. There is a simple solution for this. Simply run the saw at the full speed with no load. That means, just run in in the air at full speed for some time. The guys at Bosch suggest that you run it just for a couple of minutes. This will cool off the front of the saw. Others say that the dust blower at lower speeds is very weak. I haven’t encountered that yet. What Do Other People Say About This Bosch Power Tool ? Well, the general consensus is that this is one of the top jigsaw power tools on the market. Very few people have any complaints. I’ve already mentioned a few of them. I’ve found that there is a great number of 5 star grades on Amazon for Bosch 1590EVSK. This indicates that people really are satisfied with it. During my research on other places, I’ve come to the conclusion that for a price range of $150 this is probably a best buy product of this category. Where can I Get the Best Deal on Bosch 1590EVSK Top-Handle Jigsaw? Well, as with any product on this planet :), you will get the best deal on Amazon. You can find it in a price range of $150, plus you will get the FREE Shipping (inside of US, of course). Make sure you apply for the free super saver shipping today. A Review of Bosch 1590EVSK Top Handle Jigsaw, Copyright 2010. Conclusion Bosch 1590EVSK is definitely one of the top contenders for the best jigsaw power tool award. With features such as • 6.4 amp, four-position stroke control • Variable speed trigger (500-2,800 strokes per minute); one-touch blade change • Durable hard plastic body; soft grip you really can’t go wrong with this one. There are some minor complaints, like the temperature of the front part, the dust blower being very weak on slower speeds and a relative heaviness, but these things can be very easily solved. To lower the temperature, simply run the saw at full speed in air (with no load). For the other 2, I simply haven’t encountered such problems. Bosch 1590EVSK is a great deal for such a price, and once again confirms the status of the Bosch Company. I hope you’ve found this review useful. Feel free to leave your comments, suggestions and reviews below, it will help other people, and make me happy as well :) . A Review of Bosch 1590EVSK Top Handle Jigsaw, Copyright 2010.
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