The 1100 watt,(1.5 hp) "Mafell-made" motor is the heart of this 6 1/2" circular saw. With a cutting depth of over 2 inches, this robust, easy to handle saw is suitable for everyday use. There is an easy to use height adjustment and has a riving/splitter knife that dissapears into a protective cover when doing plunge cuts. This version includes a 24 T carbide saw blade. This version also and a 1.6 m Guide Rail but does not come in the Mafell-Max box.