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Excellent saw , and easy to use tool-less blade change feature
I purchased this tool after burning out 3 competitors jigsaws in as many years. After using it almost daily for more than 20 years as a flooring contractor, I can say it is worth...Read complete review
I purchased this tool after burning out 3 competitors jigsaws in as many years. After using it almost daily for more than 20 years as a flooring contractor, I can say it is worth every penny I paid and more. The tool-less blade change is has worked flawlessly. This saw works as well today as it did when I bought it, which is impressive since I've dropped it onto concrete from off my table saw dozens of times. It doesn't look pretty anymore, but there is no need to replace it. When it does die, another Bosch will replace it
Most Liked Negative Review
Not worth a penny
I recieved this jigsaw (JS260) as a gift. Tried to use it for the first time and after 30 min. of trying to get a blade in it, I did some research...Read complete review
I recieved this jigsaw (JS260) as a gift. Tried to use it for the first time and after 30 min. of trying to get a blade in it, I did some research and found that it does not take Bosch U-shank blades. Ok. I tried a standard T-shank blade and after an hour of bloody fingers, internet research and instruction book reading, I realized that I, and hundreds of others willing to express their disappointment in Bosch on line, had gotten an lemon. Their innovative tool-less blade change system is worthless and the engineer who came up with the JS260 jigsaw probably should be fired. Very disappointed with my first and last experience with Bosch! Most frustrated experience I have had in years.
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Easy to Use
from Roseville, CA, United States
Comments about Bosch Tools 6.0A Top-Handle Jig Saw:
Was looking for a replacement jigsaw that burned out last year and am very pleased with this Bosch jigsaw. Blade changes are a snap and it cuts as expected...no surprises. Have a Bosch tablesaw and dishwasher...outstanding products!
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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from Santa Cruz, CA, United States
I am sold on the quality and performance on this and all of my Bosch power tools.
Blade securing system the best.
from Mundare, AB, Canada
Bought this product because my old jigsaw blade securing screw was stripped and it would not keep the blade stable. Really like the blade changing and securing and the overall balance of the tool when in use. Blade guide gives the tool a solid feel when cutting thick material. Tool has ample power and I am really pleased with the quality for the price.
Strong cutting ability
from East Greenwich, RI, United States
great saw easy to handel great power not sure what else to say
I purchase my 18V Drill a year ago it was the best investment I have ever made. I do not use my 115VAC Drill occasional
from Savannah, GA
This tool did everything expected and more. It is very easy to operate, provides a great cut, and the anti-splinter insert is a great plus.
I was eagerly looking ...
from Edmonton, AB, Canada
I was eagerly looking forward to using my new Jig Saw for the first time when I went out to my Garage an realized that thieves had broken into my garage and stolen about $1,250.00 worth of my power tools, including my new Jig saw. I will have to purchase another one soon so I can try it out. I will find a safer place to store it next time.
easy to use
from Sydney, NS, Canada
I bought this product 3 weeks ago and I love it. It handles very well and i love the ease which the motor revs up and slows down. a great tool at a great price!!!
Excellent tool. Great value for money.
from Toronto, ON, Canada
I bought this tool for doing small projects at home. It is very handy and useful. The only issue I have is some splintering of wood when I cut it.
The Bosch js260 is perfectly designed...
from Boston, MA
to throw every bit of saw dust from the cut line into the eyes of the left handed carpenter. The saw itself is good. The blade change is an improvement. My last Bosch "d" handle jigsaw lasted me a decade of daily use, and worked well enough to inspire brand loyalty. I wish that as a lefty I was able to use this one. P.S. this is the first review I've ever written.
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