XTREME™ 12V MAX* 5-3/8 in. Brushless Cordless Circular Saw (Tool Only)

XTREME™ 12V MAX* 5-3/8 in. Brushless Cordless Circular Saw (Tool Only)

  • OPTIMIZED EFFICIENCY: Do more with the high-output brushless motor that delivers enhanced cutting performance compared to brushed motors
  • HIGH MANEUVERABILITY with the saw"s compact design
  • PRO-GRADE CUTS: 5-3/8 in. blade size allows for a maximum 1-3/4 in. depth of cut at 90° and a maximum 1-1/4 in. depth of cut at 45°
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Product Overview

Execute fast, accurate cuts in a wide range of materials the XTREME™ 12V MAX* 5-3/8 in. Brushless Cordless Circular Saw. Built to deliver consistent, professional results, this lightweight saw allows you to move about your work space freely. Featuring an automatic stop function that halts the blade when the trigger is released, this saw helps to minimize unintentional cuts. As a part of the XTREME™ 12V MAX* lineup, this product is COMPACT & PERFORMANCE PACKED™.

Additional Features

  • ADJUSTABLE BEVEL CAPACITY from 0-50° using the tool-free bevel lever
  • CONVENIENT STORAGE on the jobsite with built-in rafter hook
  • SAFELY AVOID ACCIDENTAL CUTS with brake that rapidly stops the blade when the trigger is released
  • BRIGHTEN DARK WORK AREAS with on-board LED for enhanced visibility and cut accuracy
  • DUST CHUTE ADAPTABLE: Works with DEWALT AirLock™ system or an optional, standard 32 mm dust extractor to minimize excess dust during cutting (system and extractor sold separately)
  • DEWALT 12V MAX* COMPATIBILITY: Works with all brand 12V MAX* batteries (battery sold separately)


  • (1) DCS512 5-3/8 in. Circular Saw
  • (1) 5-3/8 in. Saw Blade
  • (1) Blade Change Wrench
  • (1) Optional Dust Chute
  • (1) Rip Guide


Arbor Size
3/8 in
Bevel Capacity
Max. Depth of Cut at 90º
1 3/4 in
No Load Speed (RPM)
Blade Diameter
5 3/8 in
Led light
Max. Depth of Cut at 45º
1 1/4 in
12 V
Product Weight
4.9 lbs


3 Year Limited Warranty, 1 Year Free Service, 90 Days Satisfaction Guaranteed

We’re confident of the quality of our products, and we’ll repair, without charge, any defects due to faulty materials or workmanship within the specified warranty.

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  • * Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 12 volts. Nominal voltage is 10.8.