The 10 Best Cordless Jigsaws

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This wiki has been updated 15 times since it was first published in January of 2019. Whether you’re working with wood, metal, drywall or fiberglass, plenty of projects are going to require you to make curved and beveled cuts. It doesn’t matter if you’re a general contractor or a dedicated hobbyist — you’ll want to invest in a quality jigsaw. These cordless models are portable, easy to use, and suitable for a range of skill levels. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.

1. Makita XVJ03

2. Porter Cable PCC650B

3. Makita VJ04R1

Editor's Notes

February 04, 2019:

Despite a few reports that the DeWalt DCS331B is a bit on the heavy side, it’s even weight distribution and reliable balance ensure that it’s easy to operate without causing much fatigue. Noted that the Hitachi CJ18DGLP4 is one of few models that offers on-board blade storage, a useful feature for those who don’t currently have a spacious tool bag or case.

4. DeWalt DCS331B

5. Bosch JSH180B

6. Milwaukee 2445-20

7. Hitachi CJ18DGLP4

8. Ryobi P523

9. Bosch JS120BN

10. Black+Decker BDCJS20C

Sam Kraft
Last updated by Sam Kraft

In addition to his corporate career as a marketing and communications professional in Chicago, Sam runs a popular blog that focuses on the city’s flourishing craft beer and brewery scene. He received his degree in journalism from DePaul University (which spurred his interest in freelance writing) and has since spent years developing expertise in copywriting, digital marketing and public relations. A lifetime of fishing, hiking and camping trips has left him well-versed in just about any outdoors-related topic, and over several years spent working in the trades during his youth, he accumulated a wealth of knowledge about tools and machinery. He’s a travel junkie, a health and fitness enthusiast, and an avid biker.

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