Nowadays, there are more and more Cordless power tools use Li-ion battery, why? The reason is Li-ion battery (Also called Lithium-ion Battery) is lighter than Ni-CD and Ni-MH battery, but I think, the main reason is Li-ion battery is more environmental and can the same or more power than Ni-CD and Ni-MH battery.
So, let’s recommend five Li-ion Battery powered Cordless Jig Saw to you.
First one: Bosch JSH180BL Jig saw
The feature of Bosch JSH180BL Jig saw is as below:
Up to 30% lighter weight than leading competitor;
Up to 10% smaller than leading competitor;
1 Handed blade insertion and ejection offers most convenience and ease of use;
Smallest grip diameter reduces user fatigue during extended use applications;
Always-on dust blower helps keep intended cut line visible;
On-board tool storage for more convenience;
Adjustable footplate for bevel cuts up to 45°;
Battery and charger sold separately.
Second one: Dewalt DCS331B Max Li-Ion Cordless Jig Saw
You can see the feature of Dewalt DCS331B Max Li-Ion Cordless Jig Saw below:
Accurate and versatile tool allows you to make a wide range of cuts in many different materials;
All-metal lever-action keyless blade change makes blade changes quick and easy;
Variable speed control allows you to cut as fast as you need, between 0 – 3,000 SPM.
Further more, this is 20V jig saw can use the 18V battery, this is not know by many people, so you have two choice in Dewalt DCS331B batteries.
Third one is a Makita BJV180 18-Volt LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless Jig Saw
It used Makita-built variable speed motor delivers 0-2,600 strokes per minute for fast and efficient cutting.
3 orbital settings plus straight cutting for use in a wide range of materials;
Designed with convenient features such as a built-in L.E.D. light to illuminate the work area and a “tool-less” blade change system for more productivity;
Makita LXT Lithium-Ion battery and Energy Star rated 30-Minute Rapid Optimum Charger produces 430% total lifetime work with 2.5X more cycles;
3-year warranty on tool; 1-year warranty on batteries and charger.
“Tool-less” blade change system allows for faster blade installation and removal for increased productivity;
Large 2-finger variable speed trigger for added convenience;
Heavy gauge, precision machined base for smooth, accurate cutting and added durability;
Built-in L.E.D. light illuminates the work area.
Fourthly: Skil 4570-01 18V Cordless Lithium-Ion Orbital Jigsaw
The SelectSystem allows the tool to be powered by either Lithium-Ion and Ni-Cd batteries
Built-in work light for better visibility and accuracy;
Orbital cutting action cuts through both metal and wood;
Simple and safe quick-release blade changes;
Compatible Skil Ni-Cd batteries: SB18A and SB18B;
Compatible with Skil Ni-Cd Charger: SB118;
The last of five is Milwaukee M18™ Cordless LITHIUM-ION Jig Saw
It used the QUIK-LOK™ Blade Clamp- Provides fast and easy keyless blade change.
Tool Free Shoe Bevel with Positive Stops- Allows for quick and accurate shoe adjustment. The tool free shoe bevel with positive stops allows for a maximum 45 degree bevel in either direction with detents at 0, 15, 30, and 45 degrees;
Position Orbital Cutting-Milwaukee 5-position orbital cutting offers the most versatility for application specific cutting than any cordless jig saw on the market;
Over-Molded Grip with Variable Speed Trigger- Provides optimal control for cutting a variety of materials;
Non-Marring Shoe- Protects the work surface from damage.
So, this is the top 5 of Li-ion Battery powered Cordless Jig Saw, which do you prefer? Don’t forget to let us know.