It cuts soft wood (e.g. bass wood) up to 1 3/16" (30mm), hard wood up to approx. 25/64" (10mm), plastic (including circuit boards) up to approx. 5/32" (4mm) and nonferrous metals up to 5/64" (2mm) with standard scroll saw blades. The machine has a very stable ribbed die-cast aluminum saw frame with 11 13/16" (300mm) throat. The blade guide is equipped with an integrated blower. The machined worktable of die-cast aluminum has a size of 6 19/64" x 6 19/64" (160 x 160mm) and is equipped with an adjustable longitudinal stop and graduated miter gauge (0 - 90°). The ABS plastic body provides a very practical sliding door on the right side of the housing for the removal of saw dust. The saw is powered by a 110 - 120V motor (85W) for prolonged use, low noise performance and even supported by a quiet and wear-resistant toothed belt drive, running in a ball bearing assembly. The machine offers an electronically controllable stroke rate from approx. 150 - 2,500strokes/min.