The X-Band is a cordless band saw. Weighing 8 pounds, this 18V rechargeable battery-operated saw can be operated with one hand, states the manufacturer. The saw is used primarily for cutting materials such as conduit, unistrut, pipe, PVC, metal angles, all-thread rod, and rebar; it can cut wood, too. The 15-inch-long tool can cut through materials up to 2-1/2 inches in diameter at speeds up to 475 surface feet/minute. Features of the saw include a 21,000-rpm motor and 24-tooth bimetal blade. The saw comes with a charger and backup battery. The company offers a 30-day free trial of the saw.

Stout Tool, 29233 Haas Rd., Wixom, MI 48393; 877-337-8688;

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