This combined expertise resulted in the 18-Volt X2 LXT (36-Volt) Lithium-Ion Brushless 12 in. Dual Bevel Sliding Compound Miter Saw Kit with Laser. It's powered by two 18-Volt Lithium-Ion batteries for 36-Volt power and performance, but without leaving the 18-Volt LXT platform. X2 LXT technology delivers increased power, speed, and run time, without the hassles of a cord. Incorporates Makita's Deep and Exact Cutting Technology (DXT) Up To 14-1/4" Cuts In 2x Material, 8" Nested Crown Moulding And 6-3/4" Vertical Baseboard Get up to 175 cuts per charge in 2x12 SPF lumber with two 5.0 Ah batteries (sold separately). The efficient BL Brushless Motor runs cooler and more efficiently for longer tool life and delivers up to 4,400 RPM for fast and smoother cutting. This Miter Saw also features Automatic Speed Change technology to adjust cutting speed and torque under load for optimum performance. has a unique 2-steel rail sliding system design that offers single slide-glide operation for smooth and dead-on accurate cutting right out of the box, as well as a reduced overall footprint that allows the saw to be positioned flush against a wall.