Movable handle for a power tool

  • US 6,301,790 B1
  • Filed: 07/18/2000
  • Issued: 10/16/2001
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/14/1998
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A method of operating a circular saw, the circular saw including a motor operable to rotatably drive a saw blade about an axis, a motor housing supporting the motor, and a handle supported by the housing, said method comprising the acts of:

  • positioning the handle in a first position relative to the housing;

    operating the motor to drive the saw blade; and

    moving the handle relative to the housing to a second position.

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