Festool 201582 HKC 55 EB-Plus 18V 160mm Cordless Circular Saw 5.2Ah Set in Systainer



From cutting rafters and beams to ripping and trimming, cutting melamine shelving, plumb cuts and birds mouth applications, this will be your go to saw. The combination of 18V battery and a brushless EC-TEC motor ensures impressive cutting performance. It will even do intricate plunge cuts for sink cut outs or vents. Achieve quick and easy cross cuts with the unique FSK cross cutting guide rail (available in 3 lengths 250 mm, 420 mm, 670 mm). To enable an unrestricted view of the saw blade, the protective pendulum hood can be moved back from the front handle to release the saw blade. It is a versatile all rounder.


  • 1 x HKC 55 Cordless Circular Saw
  • 1 x Standard Saw Blade 160mm x 1.8mm x 20mm 18 Tooth
  • 2 x 18V Li-ion 5.2 Ah Airstream Battery Packs
  • 1 x SCA 8 Rapid Battery Charger with Airstream
  • 1 x SYS 4 T-LOC Systainer
  • 1 x Tool Manual


  • Efficient brushless motor:
    A 5.2 Ah battery pack and efficient brushless EC-TEC motor with a speed of 4,500 rpm ensures high power output. Combined with trimming rail attachments ensures mobile independence on the job site.
  • Easy setting of depth:
    Simply push the lever together and use the easy to read scale. Set the desired cutting depth, let go and you’re all set. This also enables plunge cuts to be made to the preset cutting depth.
  • The Guide Wedge:
    The guide wedge enables unhindered, tension free and therefore safe sawing. As it is integrated in the pendulum hood, it can be controlled flexibly using the pendulum hood remote control.
  • Inspection window:
    The open design and the interior inspection window provide a good view of the scribe mark and saw blade. The integrated cut indicator further increases the precision level.
  • Tool free blade changes:
    FastFix rapid change system for easy saw blade changes.
  • Quick release fastener:
    The HKC 55 can be connected and disconnected from the cross cutting guide rail in no time at all, depending on whether you want to saw with a guide or freehand.


  • Product Name: HKC 55 160 mm Cordless Circular Saw Plus Li SCA8
  • Motor Type: Brushless
  • Power Source: Cordless
  • Battery Voltage: 18V
  • Battery Capacity: 5.2 Ah
  • Battery Type: Lithium-ion
  • No Load Speed: 4,500 rpm
  • Bevel Angle Range: 0° – 50°
  • Cutting Depth at 45°: 42 mm
  • Cutting Depth at 50°: 38 mm
  • Cutting Depth at 90°: 55 mm
  • Dust Extraction Connection Diameter: 27 mm / 36 mm
  • Tool Weight: 4.1 kg


  • Rip cut and cross cut up to 55 mm thick
  • Ideal for mobile use on work sites and roofs
  • Sawing lining boards and shuttering to size
  • Sizing chipboard and shelving
  • Cross-cutting rafters and beams
  • Splinter-free trimming cuts
  • Plumb cuts on angled roofs and pitched pergolas
  • Cutting birds mouth
  • Cutting eaves
  • Plunge cut applications