Mechanically adjustable miter saw
A miter saw is a handsaw or saw for making mitres .
The miter saw is used by various craftsmen . The roofer uses the miter saw to saw to boards, the installer so that cuts plastic tubes at a 45 ° angle.
Before the invention of the saw frames, a cutting box was used to guide the saw blade at the correct angle.
Modern electric miter saws or cross-cut saws have the option of changing the miter and thus the angle at the push of a button. Mechanically adjustable and lockable miter saws are also often used.