Bosch GCM12SD Stainless Steel Sliding Glide Miter Saw, 12-Inch

Last updated: March 30, 2023

This miter saw features a quick-release fence that aligns it 90 degrees to the saw's table without requiring adjustment. It has a 14-inch horizontal cutting capacity and 6-1/2 inch vertical capacity for enhanced efficiency. Marked detentes and an easy-to-read uniform bevel make it easy to adjust for precise cuts.

Bosch GCM12SD Stainless Steel Sliding Glide Miter Saw, 12-Inch

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: The smooth operation of this miter saw sets it apart, with a gentle glide that makes the work more enjoyable.

In our analysis of 39 expert reviews, the Bosch Stainless Steel Sliding Glide Miter Saw, 12-Inch placed 6th when we looked at the top 11 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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

Expert Reviews

What reviewers 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.
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.
It’s sturdy, reliable, and you can rest assured that it’s built to last as long as you maintain it in good condition.
Excellent control over cuts and movement for difficult angles

What reviewers didn't like

When making bevel cuts at 45 degrees though, I did notice some blade wobble.
Height limitations on the right side can make crown molding more difficult
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