Accepts Makita and other industry standard 2 piece template guides, Brushless (BL) DC motor generates less heat buildup and is ideal for prolonged use in manufacturing and production applications, Soft start feature gradually increases speed to eliminate start up shock. Trimmer base assembly provides smooth, fast cutting and easy handling. Plunge base assembly with precision cutting depth adjustment for accurate plunge cutting applications. Offset base assembly allows operator to make close to wall cuts of just 3/4 inch. Interchangeable bases offer maximum versatility, high bit visibility and non-marring plastic base for smooth movement and protection of materials.