60V MAX* Brushless Cordless 12 in. Double Bevel Sliding Miter Saw (Tool Only)

Product Overview

Get the power of corded with the freedom of cordless with the 60V MAX* system. The 60V MAX* 12 in. Double Bevel Sliding Miter Saw Regenerative Braking Technology extends runtime with virtually every cut. This miter saw features an efficient bevel gear transmission and has the ability to capture up to 94% of dust***. With the CUTLINE™ blade positioning system for accurate cuts, this saw also features updated controls designed for premium ergonomics. At a weight of 50.9 lbs. (tool only), this saw goes from jobsite to jobsite with ease.

Additional Features

  • Efficient dust capture up to 94% of dust captured when cutting 2x10 spf using dwv015 dust extractor (sold separately).***
  • Dual-fitting dust port Standard AirLock™ port for seamless integration with DEWALT extractors, also compatible with standard 1-7/8 in. & 2-1/2 in. wet/dry vacuums with included adapter. (Extractors and wet/dry vacuums sold separately.)
  • Optimized capacity cuts 6-1/2 in. baseboard vertically, 6-1/2 in. crown molding nested & 12-3/16 in. wide lumber
  • Proven accuracy - cutline™ blade positioning system provides adjustment-free cut line indication
  • Convenient portability optimized design weighs only 50.9 lb (bare tool) for easy transport
  • Bevel-gear transmission delivers fast, reliable cutting and is designed to reduce the power losses that may occur with belt-drive designs
  • Ease of use: Easy blade change and cut depth, miter and bevel cut adjustment


  • Interior / Exterior Finish & Trim
  • Hardwood Flooring
  • Dimensional Lumber Framing
  • Deck Building


  • (1) DCS781 60V Max* Brushless cordless 12 in. double bevel sliding miter saw
  • (1) Blade
  • (1) Blade wrench
  • (1) Material clamp
  • (1) Stabilizer bar
  • (1) Vacuum adapter
  • (1) Dust bag
  • (2) Base extensions


Battery Capacity
9 Ah
Battery Chemistry
Lithium Ion
Battery Type
Lithium Ion
Battery Voltage
60 V
Bevel Capacity
Blade Diameter
12 in
Blade Speed
3800 rpm
Cutting Capacity
12.1975 in
Disc Diameter
12 in
Dust Extraction
Dust Solution Compatible
Led light
Max. Depth of Cut
6.5 in
No Load Speed (m/min)
No Load Speed (RPM)
Number of Pieces
Power Source
Product Height
17.72 in
Product Length
30.51 in
Product Weight
50.9 lbs
Product Width
19.49 in
3800 rpm
Tool Length
30.51 in
60 V



  • 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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We take extensive measures to ensure all our products are made to the very highest standards and meet all relevant industry regulations.

Support Manual


  • * Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 60 volts. Nominal voltage is 54.
  • **Using a DeWalt FLEXVOLT® DCB609 battery (sold separately).
  • ***When Cutting 2x10 SPF using DCB609 battery and DWV015 Dust Extractor (both sold separately).