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Orbital or Straight Comparison

What is the difference between the types? (Orbital or straight)

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An orbital reciprocating saw moves in a more elliptical or oval shape rather than just up and down. This makes it more aggressive and gives it a faster cut. Straight reciprocating saws move on a single plane, back and forth.

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