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Powered by 15 A motor, Limited Edition Bosch Worm Drive Construction Saw features chrome upper guard and metallic blue motor housing. Metallic blue lower guard has anti-snag design that minimizes hang-ups when making narrow cut-offs, and worm drive gears turn 7 Â¼ in. saw blade at speeds to 4,400 rpm. Available kits include saw and select items that may include: 24-tooth carbide tipped blade, jobsite bag, blade wrench, Direct Connect Cord Management System, and 25 ft extension cord.
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Limited Edition Bosch Worm Drive
Fully-functional Tool Ultimate Collector's Item Mount Prospect, Ill., August 21, 2006 - Today, Bosch Power Tools and Accessories announced plans to release a Limited Edition Chrome 7-1/4-inch Worm Drive Construction Saw. Only 15,000 of the fully-functional tools, complete with a numbered certificate of authenticity, will be produced and distributed in the United States beginning October 1, 2006 for as long as supplies last. For any true power tool enthusiast, the Limited Edition Bosch Worm Drive is the ultimate collector's item. A stand-out addition to any tool collection, the fully-functional Limited Edition Bosch Worm Drive features a special chrome upper guard and a metallic blue motor housing and lower guard. Powered by a 15 Amp motor, the namesake and practically indestructible worm drive gears turn the 7-1/4-inch saw blade 4,400 RPM for the broadest range of applications. And the anti-snag lower guard design reduces hang-ups when making narrow cut-offs. Two kits will be made available amongst the limited run of 15,000 tools: 1677-100: Limited Edition Chrome Bosch Worm Drive Construction Saw, 24-tooth carbide tipped blade, "Limited Edition" jobsite bag and blade wrench. 1677XC-100: Limited Edition Chrome Bosch Worm Drive Construction Saw featuring the Direct Connect Cord Management System, which eliminates annoying snags and cut cords, 24-tooth carbide tipped blade, blade wrench and 25-foot extension cord. About Bosch Power Tools and Accessories: Bosch Power Tools and Accessories is one of the divisions within the Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, which is the North American branch of the largest power tool and accessory manufacturer in the world, Robert Bosch GmbH. Bosch provides a complete line of corded and cordless power tools and accessories engineered to survive any jobsite and allow professionals to take control of their work. For more information, call toll free 877-BOSCH-99 (877-267-2499) or visit www.boschtools.com. About Bosch North America: In North America, the Bosch Group manufactures and markets power tools and accessories, automotive original equipment and aftermarket products, industrial automation and mobile products, security technology, thermo-technology, packaging equipment and household appliances. Bosch employs 22,700 associates in more than 80 primary and 20 associated facilities throughout the region with reported sales of $8.4 billion in 2005. This year marks Bosch's 100th year of operating in the U.S. For more information on the company and the Centennial, visit www.bosch.us.