Miter saws, also known as a Chop Saws, are very power tools used to make accurate crosscuts. Basically, a miter saw makes a cut using a circular saw blade and pulling it down onto a workpiece. Common uses for miter saws include framing or cutting molding. The wood is typically held against a fence, which provides a precise cutting angle. Tools-Plus sells both compound miter saws and sliding compound miter saws from some of the top manufacturers.