Bosch GCM12SD 12-Inch Dual-Bevel Sliding Glide Miter Saw

Last updated date: October 21, 2020

DWYM Score
9.2

Bosch GCM12SD 12-Inch Dual-Bevel Sliding Glide Miter Saw

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 45 expert reviews, the Bosch Bosch 12-Inch Dual-Bevel Sliding Glide Miter Saw placed 3rd when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
9.2
4 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.3
1,027 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
Those axial glide models were the smoothest gliding miter saws we’d ever seen. Even five years after its initial launch, I still haven’t used a smoother saw.
- Pro Tool Reviews
If you are in need of a reliable miter saw that can handle just about anything you could possibly throw at it, but don’t want to sacrifice comfort or ease of use, this saw might be for you.
- Miter Saw Reviews
It’s sturdy, reliable, and you can rest assured that it’s built to last as long as you maintain it in good condition.
- Tool Nerds
Excellent control over cuts and movement for difficult angles
- The Saw Guy
What experts didn't like
When making bevel cuts at 45 degrees though, I did notice some blade wobble.
- Pro Tool Reviews
Heavy
- Tool Nerds
Height limitations on the right side can make crown molding more difficult
- The Saw Guy

From The Manufacturer

The patented glide system allows wider cross cuts and better alignment while also being compact; This saves you 12 inch of valuable work space; Bosch glide miter saw also offers unmatched smoothness of cut

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Overall Score: 9.9
Expert Reviews: 5
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Overall Score: 9.6
Expert Reviews: 4
Hitachi C10FCG 10-Inch Single Bevel Compound Miter Saw
4. Hitachi C10FCG 10-Inch Single Bevel Compound Miter Saw
Overall Score: 9.1
Expert Reviews: 5
Tacklife 10-Inch Single Bevel Miter Saw & Blades
6. Tacklife 10-Inch Single Bevel Miter Saw & Blades
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 2
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Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 3
Makita LS1018 10-Inch Dual Slide Compound Miter Saw
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Overall Score: 8.2
Expert Reviews: 4

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