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Milwaukee 6242-6 Compact Band Saw

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SKU MILW6242-6

At only 9-1/2 lbs and 16" in length, the Milwaukee 6242-6 Compact Band Saw is the perfect tool for cutting metal in-place, overhead or in tight spaces. With 3-1/4" cut capacity and low vibration, this saw delivers the cleanest cuts on the most common materials including strut, 2-1/2" conduit, 3" angle iron, 3" copper and threaded rod without ruining the threads. The Compact Band Saw also features a work light, blade ejection system and a tool-free adjustable material guide that allows the user to make cuts flush to ceilings or walls.

Standard Equipment:

  • 6242-6 Compact Band Saw
  • Compact Band Saw Blade
  • 8' Power Cord
  • Carrying Case

Optional Accessories:


  • Rating: 120V AC
  • Amperage: 7.0
  • No-load FPM: 200-360
  • Round Stock Capacity: 3-1/4"
  • Rectangular Stock Capacity: 3-1/4" x 3-1/4"
  • Blade Length: 35-3/8"
  • Length: 16.0"
  • Weight: 9.5 lbs


  • 45% Lighter than Deep Cut - 9.5 Lbs compact light weight design for cutting overhead and in tight places.
  • 200-360 SFPM Variable Speed Dial adjusts the speed for more accurate cuts and hard materials
  • 3-1/4" Cut Capacity cuts most common materials for Electrician, Plumber and Mechanical cutting applications. Single pass cut on 3" copper, 3" angle iron, 2-1/2" conduit.
  • Tool-Free Adjustable Material Shoe quickly adjusts the shoe and allows flush cuts when working with installed materials against walls and ceilings.
  • LED Work Light illuminates the cut line in tight spaces and dark areas.
  • Blade Ejection System-Quickly change the blade by moving the material guide into the up position and depressing the blade ejection button.
  • Drop Resistant Pulley Guard-Engineered geometries & high impact polymer.
  • Cast Aluminum Gear Case-Withstands jobsite abuse & maintains gear positioning.

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