Last updated on August 7th, 2021 at 05:42 pm
Unlike a reciprocating saw which is usually used when the accuracy of the cut is not that important, the Dremel Ultra saw offers you clean, accurate cuts through different types of materials.
You can cut through wood, metal, tile, plastic, masonry, concrete and a whole lot of other materials. The saw comes fitted with a 7.5 Amp motor, powerful enough for tough applications such as in cutting of metal and other hard materials.
With a metal foot and guard, and a long lasting drive train, it the dremel ultra saw features everything you need to tackle the toughest of cuts.
Dremel Ultra saw accessories and attachment
The Dremel Ultra saw comes with a few accessories and attachment which makes it a very versatile tool. With these accessories, you can perform all the different operations and applications mentioned above.
The attachment that comes with it is the US820 Auxiliary handle which helps you hold it securely during use.
It comes with cutting accessories which include:
US500 4 inch carbide wood cutting wheel
US510 2.5 inch metal cutting wheel
US600 4 inch carbide wood flush cutting wheel
It also comes with the US410 4 inch diamond surface prep wheel grinding accessory, and a wrench to help you setup or replace the wheels or blades.
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Dremel Ultra Saw Wheels or Blades
The Dremel Ultra saw wheels or blades allow you to cut basically any type of material, whether it’s metal, wood, plastic, drywall, tile and a variety of other materials.
Just as I mentioned above, it comes with 3 wheels. A US500 4 inch carbide wood cutting wheel, a US510 3.5 inch metal cutting wheel and a US600 4 inch carbide wood flush cutting wheel, plus an addition US410 4 inch diamond surface prep or grinding wheel for surface preparation.
Apart from the wheels or blades that come with it, Dremel also sells a separate set of 6 wheels, which is the Dremel US700 set.
The Dremel US700 6 wheel set comprises 1 US540 diamond tile wheel, 2 US500 wood cutting wheel and 3 US510 metal cutting wheels.
So, if the wheels that came with the saw happen to get worn out, you can get the US700 6 wheel set to replace them and continue using your Ultra saw.
How to use the Dremel Ultra saw
There are different applications or different ways you can use the Dremel Ultra saw. It’s a high utility tool that gives you the capacity to cut different types of materials while carrying out your projects.
So, here are some uses for the Dremel Ultra saw.
One of the main uses for the Dremel Ultra saw is for rip cutting through stock. You have an added advantage here because it’s not just for cutting through one type of material only.
You can make clean accurate rip cuts through a variety of materials with ease.
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When it comes to making flush cuts against other materials, it’s the ideal tool you need.
For instance, when cutting baseboards for flooring installation, you need a tool that can help you make flush cuts easily
All you have to do here is to install a US600 flush cut wheel or blade, turn it sideways and use it for any type of flush cuts you want to make.
With it you can make flush cuts into any type of wood, composite materials, plastic, PVC, laminate flooring and drywall.
The depth of the blade can be adjusted, which means you can control the depth of cut and make any type and size of plunge cut you want to make.
If you want to make plunge cuts in the center of a board, such as when making a rectangular hole for a floor vent, this is one of the best tools you can use.
You can carry out surface preparation operations easily with the Dremel Ultra saw. You can use it to remove rust, thin-set and paint from any surface you want to work on.
All you have to do is to install the right wheel on it, turn it sideways and use it to prep your surface.
All in all, you’ll only come to appreciate it more once you get one for yourself, because you’ll continue to find more uses everyday as you carry out your projects with it.