DeWalt DWS535-7 ¼ Inch Wormdrive Circular Saw

The DeWalt DWS535-7 ¼ Inch Wormdrive Circular Saw makes quick, clean, precise cuts time after time. At only 13.8 lbs this saw features lightweight magnesium to optimize user handling, strength, and comfort. Magnesium construction offers power without bulk. The durable cast magnesium footplate provides a tough and solid cutting platform. This circular saw comes equipped with an extra-wide saw hook, which accepts material up to 2 ½ inches wide. Included is the signature TOUGHCORD cord protection system for safer operation. It has a 53-degree bevel capacity for advanced applications. The DeWalt DWS535 is lightweight for easy handling and storage, yet is heavy-duty enough to handle the rigors of the job site. The top-accessible spindle lock makes blade-changing super easy. With the no-load speed of 4,800 rpm and a 2-7/16 inch depth of cut at 90 degrees, 1-7/8 inch depth of cut at 45 degrees, and the bevel capacity of 53 degrees, the DWS535 will handle the most advanced roofing applications and compound angles with the simplest of ease.

DeWalt DWS535 Wormdrive Circular Saw Features and Specifications:

  • Product Dimensions: 9.21×22.38×9.38 Inches; Tool Weight 13.8lbs
  • Lightweight Magnesium Construction – Cast Magnesium Footplate
  • Extra Wide Saw Hook
  • 90 Day Money Back Guarantee
  • Limited 3 Year Warranty + 1 Year FREE Service Contract
  • 7-1/12 Inch Carbide-Tipped Blade + Blade Wrench

DeWalt DWS535 Wormdrive Circular Saw Reviews

Researching this product was great, as it only received top ratings from all of the people who took the time to review this product. One reviewer wholeheartedly said that finally, someone put some thought into addressing the weak link in some of the other model’s foot/table. He was very happy that the problems were acknowledged, which have been haunting him for over 25 years in construction as a carpenter. Another reviewer said that he was psyched when he discovered that on the footplate is an additional two pairs of sights on the blade cutout in the footplate for the alignment of precise plunge cuts. We were unable to find any negative comments for the DeWalt DWS535-7 ¼ Inch Wormdrive Circular Saw and thus far everyone who has purchased and used this product (alike) is extremely satisfied with their purchase. Another reviewer said, at last, a solid footplate on a worm-drive, so it is useful for more subtle tasks other than cutting rafters. He went onto say that all carpenters know not to lower a saw off a roof by its cord, but most of us still do it, knowing this DeWalt has beefed up the connection between the cord and the saw with some extra clamps inside the handle. He said overall a very solid, well constructed and designed circular saw with all the power you’ll need. Finally, another user said that DeWalt makes the very best circular saws and this saw works like a champion, and after looking high and low at the big league DIY stores, everyone looking for a worm drive circular saw should have one.


We can proudly recommend the DeWalt DWS535 to anyone who wants a powerful and easy to use a circular saw with great features. If you are looking for one of the best circular saws with substantial power, lightweight construction, excellent updated features, and a worm-drive gear train from a well-known manufacturer throughout the construction industry, look no further than the DeWalt DWS535-7 ¼ Inch Wormdrive Circular Saw. If this saw is not what you’re looking for, keeping browsing this review site and you’ll find one that fits your needs.