The Craftsman Reciprocating Saw 900.17104 is a tool utilized for cutting various materials including wood, metal, and plastics. It is manufactured by Elu for Sears under the Craftsman brand and is equipped with a 6.5 amp or 7.5 amp motor. The saw is designed to allow for speed adjustments, which can be modified based on the material being cut. This model operates at a no-load speed of 0-2400 strokes per minute and boasts features such as a variable speed dial with 6 settings, tool-free blade changes, and an adjustable pivoting shoe. Furthermore, it includes a rubber grip and boot for user comfort and a compact angled design for flush cutting and accessing tight spaces.
In terms of operation, the Craftsman Reciprocating Saw 900.17104 requires the adjustment of shoe position and angle, selection of an appropriate blade, and blade installation using an Allen wrench to loosen the clamp. Once these steps are completed, the saw can be plugged in and the speed dial set to match the material. This saw is also compatible with all standard 1/2 in universal reciprocating saw blades. Regular maintenance of this tool involves lubricating the blade and internal mechanisms with light machine oil, checking and tightening the blade clamp, keeping the blade teeth clean and sharp, and wiping the housing with a clean cloth to remove dust and debris.
- Model Number: 900.17104
- Product Type: Reciprocating Saw
- Motor: 6.5 amp or 7.5 amp
- Power: 120V AC, 60Hz
- Blade Stroke: 1-1/8 in
- Blade Type: 1/2 in universal shank
- No Load Speed: 0-2400 strokes per minute
- Dimensions: 11 x 3 x 8 in
- Weight: 5 lbs
The Craftsman Reciprocating Saw 900.17104 is accompanied by a 1-year full warranty. This warranty covers any defects in the materials and workmanship of the saw. If the product fails to perform adequately within 1 year of purchase, it can be returned to any Sears store for a free replacement. However, if the saw is being used for commercial purposes, the warranty duration is 90 days from the date of purchase. For any warranty claims or further inquiries related to the warranty, Craftsman customer service should be contacted.