Metabo Corporation (West Chester, PA) has introduced the STA 18 LTX, a part of Metabo's PowerMasterSeries of 18 V lithium-ion cordless power tools. The STA 18 LTX features a low-lying saw blade support roller for exact blade guidance; a 4-stage adjustable orbital blade stroke; and positive bevel cutting stops at 15, 30, and 45 degrees. The tool also includes Metabo's Quick toolless blade change system to save time and energy when replacing blades. The STA 18 LTX features a robust gear housing and motor design and Variospeed electronics producing up to 2,700 strokes per minute. Safety features include an ergonomic rubber-coated full grip bow-type handle, adjustable blower, and an integrated LED work light.
Video footage of the new PowerMasterSeries is available at http://www.cordless-tools.com/playVideoFlash.html.