Makita jr3050t Review


This is our review of the makita jr3050t reciprocating saw.

Main advantage

Whether cutting metal or steel, the Makita JR3050T is powerful in handling tough materials with its 90mm cutting performance.

Main drawback

Even if the cable is long enough for more freedom, some would argue that it gets tangled all the time and will do more harm than good.

Verdict: 9.5 / 10

This model guarantees a saber saw that is both efficient and ergonomic, except for its maximized efficiency without requiring too much effort from the user.

Makita jr3050t reciprocating saw Main Features Explained


This unit will be able to cut all types of materials even those which are particularly robust, thanks to its power of 1010 watts. Even if most saber saws emit quite disturbing vibrations, this device is designed to limit these small disturbances, with a triaxial vibration rate of 23.5 m / s².

Its 90mm cutting capacity promises more powerful cuts, even when processing sturdy materials such as steel or metal. Moreover, the rate at which the model saws material includes a maximum cut of 2800 cps / min.

Besides its blue and black design, the device has been well manufactured in such a way as to protect against all exogenous factors such as dust and other surrounding dirt.



The grip is relatively comfortable, thanks to its Soft Grip coated handle. Furthermore, it is made entirely from a rubber coating. Weighing only 4.54 kg, you can easily handle the device, even when working at height.

Being equipped with a trigger, you can adjust the cutting speed of the unit according to the result you want to achieve. It's easy to start slowly and increase throughput as your jobs take shape.

This model is a profitable investment because it comes with different quality blades, including a regular blade, one for wood and another for metal. The design of the model includes a constant balance between its user and the machine, so that you don't have to press hard on the device.

Ease of use

Its wired system does not make this device difficult to use. Indeed, the power cord measures 2.5 m in length to give you all the freedom of movement you want. Besides this aspect, the device is 13.5 cm long, 55.1 cm wide, and 31.2 cm high.

Makita JR3050T can accompany you wherever you plan to tinker, quite simply by storing it in its solid and well-organized box, also included in the purchase.

No need to consult an instruction manual to understand the use of the device, because you can proceed with the installation of the blades of the device, without too many constraints. Moreover, the manufacturer provides buyers with a one-year warranty to cover any possible incident and damage.