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Makita JV0600K Top Handle Jigsaw Kit

Powerful 6.5-amp motor is dynamically balanced for substantially less tool vibration and lower noise—features tool-free blade changes.
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Makita's JV0600K Top Handle Jig Saw combines power and performance with reduced vibration and numerous ease-of-use features. The result is a versatile jigsaw ideal for a full range of cutting applications. The jigsaw is powered by a 6.5-amp motor and features variable speed from 500 to 3,100 SPM for optimal cutting performance in a variety of materials. The internal counterbalance system reduces vibration for improved comfort and performance. The die-cast aluminum base adjusts from 0-45° right or left with the onboard wrench. The JV0600K has three orbital settings, plus a straight reciprocating setting for fast cutting or precise cutting depending on your application. The ergonomically-designed rubberized grip provides comfort and control. A through-the-body dust port allows connection to a vacuum for dust management. The saw also features a large trigger switch with lock-on button for extended use. At only 9-1/4'' long and 5.2 pounds, the saw is both compact and lightweight.


  • 6.5-amp motor and 3 orbital settings plus straight cutting for fast, accurate cuts in a variety of materials
  • Variable speed control dial (500-3,100 SPM) enables user to match the blade speed to the application
  • Through-the-body dust port for use with a vacuum provides efficient dust management
  • Counterbalance system reduces vibration
  • Tool-free blade change system for fast blade installation and removal
  • Low-profile design for improved handling in compact areas
  • Well-balanced design (only 5.2 lbs.) for reduced operator fatigue
  • Built-in dust blower clears the cutline for increased accuracy
  • Ergonomic rubberized grip and 2-finger trigger for increased comfort
  • Die-cast aluminum base adjusts from 0° - 45° right or left
  • On-board wrench for fast bevel adjustments
  • Lock-on button for continuous operation
  • Uses tang shank blades
(1) Makita JV0600K Top Handle Jig Saw
(1) 4-1/8" 9TPI Jig Saw Blade (792529-7-1)
(1) Hex Wrench (783201-2)
(1) Tool Case (824998-5)
More Information
Brand Makita
Manufacturer Part Number JV0600k
Weight 9.0500
Tech Spec
  • Length of Stroke: 7/8''
  • Max. Cutting Capacity (wood at 90°): 3-1/2''
  • Max. Cutting Capacity at 90° (steel): 3/8''
  • Strokes Per Minute (variable speed): 500 - 3,100 SPM
  • Blade Shank: T Tang
  • Amps: 6.5
  • Overall Length: 9-1/4''
  • Tool Weight: 5.2 lbs.
  • Variable speed control dial: Yes
  • Orbital settings: Yes
  • Power Type: Corded
  • Tool-less blade change: Yes
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I've always had the use of Makita power tools and like the way they fill and handle .
William on Nov 6, 2019
I've always had the use of Makita power tools and like the way they fill and handle .
William on Nov 6, 2019
What adapter is used to hook this to 2.5” shop vac?
Nathan M on Jan 4, 2019
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