Stanley Black & Decker Australia Pty Ltd t/as DeWalt — DeWalt DHS780 and DWS780-XE 305mm Mitre Saws

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DeWalt 305mm Mitre Saws
Models DHS780 and DWS780-XE
Type Number 21
Production Date Codes between 2019-33 and 2022-06

Sold between September 2019 and July 2022

Photograph of DeWalt DHS780 and DWS780-XE 305mm Mitre Saws

Reasons the product is recalled

The plastic rear guard could break or come off and hit the saw blade.

The hazards to consumers

If the plastic rear guard hits the rotating saw blade, fragments of the guard may hit the user or bystanders, causing injury.

What consumers should do

Immediately stop using the product. Check the model, type number and date code to determine whether the product is impacted. If so, contact DeWalt Customer Service Team to receive a free repair kit.

The repair kit includes a new rear guard and dust deflector assembly, two new fixing screws and instructions.

Repair instructions can be found at

For further information, contact DeWalt Customer Service on 1800 338 002 or email

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Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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