Hitachi CW40

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Hitachi CW40 with stand

The CW40 is a 16" variable scroll saw manufactured by Hitachi, Ltd.. It is currently the only scroll saw produced by Hitachi. Unlike many other manufacturers, the CW40 includes a scroll saw stand. The CW40's MSRP is $169.99 which makes it a viable entry-level option for many scrollers.


  • 1/4 HP induction motor
  • Dust port for a shop vacuum connection
  • Cast iron table bevels 45 degrees right and left
  • Front mounted micro-adjustment knob to dial into the precise angle
  • Large bevel scale make for easier reading
  • Accepts pin end of plain end blade types
  • Variable speed ranging from 400-1,600 spm
  • Die-cast aluminum frame with cast iron base reduces vibration and adds stability for cutting fine pieces
  • Dust blower to remove debris from the work surface
  • Flexible job light


  • Amps: 1.6
  • No-Load Speed: 400-1,600 spm
  • Blade Type: Pin End or Plain End
  • Depth of Throat: 16"
  • Blade Stroke: 11/16"
  • Depth of cut at 45 Degrees: 1-1/16" Left; 3/4" Right
  • Depth of cut at 90 Degrees: 2-1/8"
  • Table Tilt: 45 Degrees L & R
  • Table material: Cast Aluminum
  • Base material: Cast iron
  • Weight: 46.4 lbs

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