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Why Read This Article?

  • Adjust Bosch 4412 and 5512 for accuracy.
  • How-to video.
  • PDF file for this adjustment.

Article Breakdown

  • The Bosch 4412 and 5412 Miter Saws can become misaligned over time.
  • This article offers a PDF document and a video to explain how to make this adjustment.


Tools & Materials

  • See this article's video for necessary tools and materials.

Safety Guidelines

  • Make sure that the miter saw is unplugged before making this adjustment.
  • Follow other safety instructions listed in the saw's user manual.

Bosch 4412 & 5412 Miter Saw Adjustment

September 18, 2009
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This article explains how to adjust the Bosch 4412 and 5412 miter saws to correct misalignment caused by heavy use.

The Bosch 4412 and 5412 Miter Saws are tough and accurate tool--good for almost any shop or garage. Over time and with heavy use, the blades of both of these miter saw models can become misaligned.

It only takes a moment to adjust and recalibrate the accuracy of the blades, so it's a good idea to periodically check if the saw blade is cutting true or not.

Bosch Miter Saw

Even if the saw is new, checking the accuracy of the blade won't hurt. Below is a PDF document with the factory instructions explaining how to adjust the Bosch 4412 and 5412 Miter Saws:

PDF File


We also offer our demonstration video for this saw adjustment, viewable on the right-hand sidebar of this page.


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