HK 55 160mm circular saw
HK 55 160mm circular saw
HK 55 160mm circular saw
HK 55 160mm circular saw
Product Number 574679
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HK 55 and HKC 55 Circular Saw Introduction

Illustrating the performance and capabilities of the HK 55 and HKC 55 Circular Saws.

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  • Rip cut and cross cut in materials up to 55 mm thick
  • 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


HK 55 Circular Saw Review

Greg from Scribed Flooring reviews the HK 55 Circular Saw.


HK 55 and HKC 55 Set Up

The Festool HK 55 and HKC 55 circular saws and ideal for making repeatable, complex crosscuts.


Flawless guidance from a system

Compatible with 17 Festool tools, the guide rail system is designed to make your work easier by providing a perfectly straight cut.

Work more efficiently

The Festool Systainer System keeps everything in it's place, stored close at hand at all times and easy to transport.

Technical Data

Product Name HK 55 160 mm Circular Saw Plus FSK
Motor Type Brushed
Power Source Corded
Power Consumption 1,200 W
No Load Speed 2,000 rpm - 5,200 rpm
Power Lead Type Plug-it Lead
Saw Blade Diameter 160 mm
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 4.4 kg
CLEANTEC Connection System

Integrated bayonet fitting as the connecting element between the extractor and the tool.

Cross Cut Rails

Cross cutting system which joins power tool and cross cut rail firmly together for repeat cuts at precise angles.


Makes changing accessories or consumables for routing, sawing, planing, sanding, drilling and screwdriving tools easier.

Guide System

Patented guide system for safe guidance of saws and routers.

MMC Electronics

Multi Material Control power electronics with adjustable constant speed and temperature monitoring for work with all types of materials.


Removable, replaceable power cable with safety lock for fast switchover.

Plus Systainer

Plus versions of power tools come in systainer storage containers.

Quick Acting Brake

For safe work when planing, sawing and routing.