Why You Need The Dremel Ultra Saw

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Last updated on March 18th, 2020 at 11:15 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, the saw comes comes equipped with everything you need to tackle the toughest of tasks.

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 the saw si the US820 Auxiliary handle which helps you hold the saw more securely.

the dremel ultra saw and accessories

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.

Dremel Ultra Saw Wheels or Blades

the Dremel Ultra saw blades or cutting wheels

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, 3 wheels come with the tool. 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 the saw, Dremel also sells a separate set of 6 wheels, which is the Dremel US700.

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 Dremel US700 6 wheel or blade kit 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 handle different jobs with the same tool.

So, here are some uses for the Dremel Ultra saw.

cutting metal pipe with dremel ultra saw

Rip cutting

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 cuts through a variety of materials with ease.

Related: 10 Best Reciprocating Saws Of 2020

Flush Cutting

When it comes to making flush cuts against other materials, the Dremel Ultra saw is 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 equip the saw with the Dremel US600 flush cut 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.

Plunge cutting

With the adjustable depth control feature the saw has, 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, all you need is the Dremel Ultra saw.

Related: 10 Best Circular Saws For Woodworking And DIY

Surface prepping

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 equipped the saw with surface preparation accessories, turn it sideways and you’ll see just how versatile it is.

Overall, there are so many uses for this saw, you’ll wonder how you’ve managed to do without it for so long.

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