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Model#: MKTNEK8100

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Makita EK8100 16 in. Gas 81cc Power Cutter

  • Makita EK8100 16 in. Gas 81cc Power Cutter
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Makita's EK8100 16 in. Gas Power Cutter has tool-less access to the pre-filter which allows for easy cleaning for the user. It also has tension springs in the clutch which extends the life of the clutch. Makita uses a 120mm fly wheel with 28 vanes for optimal air routing, this allows for longer engine life, better combustion and less likely hood of seizure. Its cutting arm position changes simply from center position to flush (outboard) position allowing cuts directly adjacent to curb edges, wall or directly above ground. Water kit assembled to saw for use with garden hose, dolly and gravity feed tank (DT2010 Sold Separately).
  • Powerful 81cc engine produces 5.6 HP to complete the most challenging applications
  • SLR muffler recycles unburned fuel vapor for reduced scavenging-losses and up to 15% improved fuel consumption
  • Ignition coil with start support function stores electrical energy with each pull for more efficient ignition at start up
  • Improved decompression valve and metering spring for precise fuel regulation
  • On-Off-Choke operation switch on a single lever for operator convenience
  • Microchip controlled carburetor engineered to compensate engine timing according to work load
  • Five-stages, foam-paper-nylon system with advance direction air flow provides clear air for better saw performance
  • Cutting arm position simply changes from center position to flush (outboard) position allowing cuts directly adjacent to curb, edges, walls or directly above the ground
  • Four vibration-absorbing rubber engine mount and two mass-dampening system for reduced vibration
  • Aluminum guard and wheel press plates for reduced weight
  • 16 in. Gas 81cc Power Cutter - EK8100
  • 16 in. Masonry Abrasive Cut-Off Wheel - 966-161-020
  • Universal Wrench - 941-719-140
  • Torx Wrench - 940-827-000
  • Carburetor Screwdriver - 944-340-001
  • 20mm to 1 in. Adapter Ring - 394-228-121
Compliance and Restrictions
warning: This product can expose you to Gasoline engine exhaust (condensates/extracts), which is known to the State of California to cause Cancer. For more information go to


Weight: 23.3 lbs.
Blade Diameter: 16 in.
Depth of Cut (90 Degrees): 5-3/4 in.
Engine Displacement: 81cc
Fuel Ratio: 50-1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 37 oz.
Horsepower: 5.6
Max. Spindle Speed (RPM): 3,820
No-Load Speed (RPM): 9,350



5.0 / 5.0
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Yes, I would recommend this to a friend (1)
Easy To Use (1)
Powerful (1)
Best Uses
Home Repair (1)
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Easy To Use
Best Uses
Home Repair
Great Power, Great Saw, Big Disk
Good Solid product, big disk, powerful engine, a little bit on the heavy side, but understandable taking into account the engine power and disk size
January 25, 2016

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What oil use?
A shopper on Jun 30, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Non ethanol fuel with synthetic oil only.
Will it cut through ductile iron pipe
Dan on Aug 19, 2016
BEST ANSWER: This saw possesses the potential to cut ductile piping but its not recommended. If you chose to use this saw you will need to use a diamond blade.
Will it use a steel blade to cut steel?
Mike B on Nov 30, 2016