Asked by: Theodor Honorato
asked in category: General Last Updated: 21st June, 2020

How do you change the blade on a skilsaw 5480?

To change a blade on a skilsaw, lock the blade, remove the retaining bolt with a wrench, remove the old blade, replace with the new blade and lock it into place. Release the safety guard after the new blade is locked with advice from a foreman in this free video on changing a skilsaw blade.

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Regarding this, how do you change a blade on a skilsaw?

  1. Turn the Skilsaw off.
  2. Press the red button to lock the blade.
  3. Lift the safety guard.
  4. Use a 3/4" wrench to remove the retaining bolt from the center of the blade on your Skilsaw.
  5. Place the new blade on the Skilsaw.
  6. Replace the retaining bolt to lock the new blade into position.

Beside above, what is a blade wrench? Blade Wrench. The metal blade wrench is used to tighten and loosen the blade bolt when changing the saw's blade.

Keeping this in view, how do you change a blade on a jigsaw?

To change a blade, switch off the jigsaw, unplug it, and let the used blade cool down. Pull up the saw-blade locking lever and let the used blade fall out with a slight shake. Turn the jigsaw upside down. Hold the fresh blade with its teeth forward; insert the blade shank into the blade holder as deeply as it will go.

How do you use a skilsaw 5150?

Instructions for a Skilsaw 5150

  1. Disconnect the power plug from the outlet.
  2. Place the base of the Skilsaw next to the edge of the material you want to cut through.
  3. Slide the depth adjuster lock upward.
  4. Loosen the bevel adjustment wing nut located on the back of the saw and adjust it to 0-degrees.

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