Model No. RS890K

500W Scorpion® powered hand saw with Autoselect® technology

The Scorpion® powered hand saw is so versatile, the only limit is your imagination. Saw, Jigsaw & and prune with one multi-purpose tool. The powerful 500W motor makes light work of cutting a variety of materials, including wood, metal and plastic. With Autoselect® Technology – simply select the job and the Scorpion® automatically selects the correct setting for the best results. The Scorpion® saw is supplied with a hand storage kitbox and 3 blades for different cutting applications.  

500W Scorpion® Powered Hand Saw

Let your imagination loose with the famous Scorpion® saw. See how versatile it really is.


Features + Benefits

  • Large shoe surface area provides stability in jigsaw mode
  • The incredibly versatile Scorpion® powered hand saw - saw, jigsaw & prune with one tool
  • Now also with Autoselect® technology – simply select the application and the Scorpion® automatically selects the correct setting for the best results, every time, making swapping between applications hassle-free
  • The NEW Scorpion® with Autoselect® technology quite simply cuts time, cuts effort.
  • Cuts various material types including, wood, metal and plastic
  • Tool free push button blade change system makes swapping between applications quick & easy
  • Improved stroke length makes material cutting even easier
  • Patented branch steady shoe maximises performance in pruning mode
Black And Decker - 500W Scorpion powered hand saw with Autoselect technology - RS890K

Product Specs

Product Type Reciprocating Saw
Power Source Corded
Power Rating 500.0 W
Plug Voltage 230 V
Blade size [recip saw] 239, 153, 134 mm
Blades 3.0
Variable Speed No
Strokes 0-2700 /min
Stroke Length 23.0 mm
'Lock on' switch No
Soft grip No
Reverse No
Kit Box No
Tool free blade clamp No
Sound Pressure 88.5 dB(A)
Sound Power 95.5 dB(A)
Vibration 11.6 m/s²
Cable length 3.0 m
  • Rough cutting of timber in sawing mode
  • Cutting pipes and conduit in sawing mode
  • Pruning trees & large shrubs in pruning mode
  • Detail cutting in jigsaw mode
  • Kit box for storage
  • 3 blades included for a variety of applications

500W Scorpion® powered hand saw with Autoselect® technology reviews verified by reevooReevoo

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Scores 8.3 out of 10 based on 138 reviews
7 out of 10


Works well if you let the saw do the work
This auto select is far from auto you have to adjust the saw and it just changes the speed
Confirmed purchase: 22 April 2018
Published on: 23 May 2018
7 out of 10


Heworth GB DIY & Gardener Enthusiast
Does all three things *quite* well...
... but not as well as the machines designed just for those purposes do. The saw is the best function.
Confirmed purchase: 09 February 2018
Published on: 22 February 2018
8 out of 10


Lincoln GB
Quick to use out of the box. Easy change saw blades. Easy one handed operation if required.
Replacement blades expensive.
Confirmed purchase: 21 December 2017
Published on: 02 February 2018