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20V Cordless Jigsaw Brushless - Tool Only


A powerful 20V cordless jigsaw for fast, precision cuts, every time
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The Worx WX542 20V cordless brushless jigsaw ensures outstanding cutting performance with enhanced efficiency. Its 4-position pendulum setting allows users to range from maximum accuracy to aggressive fast cutting.

  • The high-efficiency brushless motor offers extended run times, more power, and longer life than brushed motors.
  • It has a maximum cutting depth of 120 mm in wood, 50 mm in PVC pipe and 10 mm in steel.
  • Keyless bevel base adjusts from 0° to 45° right or left for smooth and easy bevel changes.
  • Tool-free blade clamp makes blade changes quick and easy.
  • 4 stage pendulum function allows for precise speed control.
  • Ergonomically designed grip for superior manoeuvrability.
  • Bare tool, battery and charger not included. The tool is part of WORX PowerShare battery system, you can share any WORX PowerShare 18V (20V MAX) batteries.


Product description

The Worx WX542 is a powerful and versatile cordless jigsaw that makes cutting curves and straight lines in wood, metal, plastic, and ceramic tile easy. This lightweight jigsaw weighs only 2kg for comfortable handling during extended use. It features a durable aluminum footplate for stability when making precise cuts. The tool-free blade change system allows for quick and easy blade changes without extra tools.This 20V jigsaw has variable speed settings from 0 to 3,000 strokes per minute so you can match your cut speed to the material. An orbit action of 3/4 inch provides fast, clean cuts. The bevel cutting capacity ranges from 0 to 45 degrees for angled cuts. An overmold grip provides comfort and control while the rubberized top handle prevents slipping.The Worx WX542 cordless jigsaw includes features like an LED light to illuminate your cut line and built-in dust blower to keep the cutline clear while cutting. It's also compatible with T-shank jigsaw blades so finding replacement blades is easy. Overall, the Worx WX542 is an ideal cordless jigsaw for DIYers looking for an affordable, yet powerful and feature-rich jigsaw to make precise cuts in various materials for home improvement projects. It's cordless design allows for portability and ease of use.

Key features

  • Brushless motor for cooler operation, more power, longer runtime and extended motor life
  • 4 pendulum settings plus straight cutting for different applications/materials
  • Built-in blower clears the cutting line clear from dust
  • Dust extractor for connecting to a vac
  • Tool-free base bevel adjustment
  • LED lighting to illuminate dark spots

Technical specifications and Manual

Battery & Charger

Power voltage supply20 V Max

Weight & Dimensions

Weight without Battery2 kg /


Bevel Angles±45°
Max. Cut in PVC50 mm /
Max. Cut in Steel10 mm /
Max. Cut in Wood120 mm /
No Load Speed0-3500 rpm
Stroke Length26 mm

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In the box

  • Cordless Jigsaw WX542.9 (1)
  • Dust adapter (1)
  • Base cover (1)
  • Wood cutting blade (1)



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