Sawing

The sawing technology area has enough depth to cover more than just band and circular sawing machines. It has information on blade selection and use, lubricant selection, and sawing safety.

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Circular saw makes straight, miter cuts on bars, tubes, structural workpieces

July 29, 2014

Pat Mooney Inc. offers the OMP KR3 fully automatic circular miter saw. It is designed for production sawing applications requiring straight and miter cuts on bars, tubes, and structural workpieces. Its upcut design provides a cutting capacity of 8.5 in. and the ability to cut angles in the...

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Program simulates band saw blade performance

July 17, 2014

Simonds Intl. will introduce a band saw blade simulator program at IMTS. Using an individual performance cutting (IPC) formula, the simulator allows the user to model a sawing application and compare the results obtained with conventional saw technology to results with blade/tooth...

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DoALL hires VP—integrated sawing solutions for DGI Supply division

July 10, 2014

DoALL Co. has rehired Darren Garbutt as vice president—integrated sawing solutions for its DGI Supply distribution division. In this newly created role, he is responsible for development of comprehensive integrated supply systems for customers that rely heavily on band sawing as their primary...

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Large-capacity abrasive saw engineered for large workpieces

June 20, 2014

The Kalamazoo Industries model K26E large-capacity abrasive saw is designed for foundries and other metalworking operations handling large workpieces. The machine offers options for almost any type of cut in workpieces up to 7-in. pipe, 5-in. solids, and 8-in. shapes. The saw, available for wet or...

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Automatic saw designed for high-volume production with nonferrous metals

June 20, 2014

The Kalamazoo Machine Tool model CT 350 A-NC saw is a high-speed circular saw designed for high production rates with aluminum extrusions, small aluminum solids, and other nonferrous materials. The saw has a swiveling capability for mitering to 45 degrees left and right and a swiveling/tilting...

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LENOX benchmark survey highlights opportunities for metal cutting companies to improve efficiency

June 9, 2014

A new U.S. benchmark survey from LENOX®, a manufacturer of premium band saw blades, power tool accessories, and hand tools in East Longmeadow, Mass., reveals unexpected trends in industrial metal cutting. The LENOX Institute of Technology (LIT) surveyed more than 100 high-production metal...

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Circular cold saw features double clamping, self-centering vise

June 2, 2014

The CPO 350 circular cold saw from Scotchman® Industries features a double clamping and self-centering vise that provides burr-free, high-quality volume parts, according to the company. The saw has 135-degree mitering ability and a miter-locking device that stops automatically at 45 degrees left,...

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Touchscreen controls added to automatic roller feed saw

June 2, 2014

Scotchman® Industries has added touchscreen controls to its CPO 315 roller feed automatic cold saw. The saw provides uninterrupted cutting on tubes, solids, and extrusions; with the new controls, the user can store profile settings such as speeds and feeds, which helps speed material size changes....

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Carbide circular cold saw features fully automated inclined magazine

May 28, 2014

Behringer has added an automated inclined magazine to its HCS-90E carbide circular cold saw. The saw is designed for cutting ferrous material at 90 degrees in maximum-yield applications. High throughput performance is facilitated by the saw's inclined magazine, which holds up to 3,500 lbs. of...

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Dry-cutting saw cuts metal up to 4.75-in. deep

April 22, 2014

The 8320 BigSaw from CS Unitec is the largest dry-cutting, portable metal saw on the market, according to the manufacturer. Featuring a 12.625-in.-dia., 80-tooth, carbide-tipped blade that can cut 4.75 in. deep without distortion, the saw cuts through steel, sandwich panels, conduits, and metal...

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PC-based remote control offered for automatic mitering band saw

April 21, 2014

Behringer has launched a new version of its model HBP-310/523G/A horizontal mitering band saw. The saw now features CNC-dialog control via PC, along with a stand-alone, 118-in. feeding gripper. The automatic saw cuts all materials from profiles to high-tensile solids. The new PC interface...

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Sawing tables available in lengths to 16 ft.

April 14, 2014

TigerStop offers SawGear job site tables in 8-, 12-, and 16-ft. working lengths. Users can add infeed tables made to customized lengths. A hinge system and tripod supports make the tables transportable, simple to level, and quick to set up and break down, the manufacturer...

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Manual band saw cuts tubes, structurals up to 10 in.

April 7, 2014

The Kalamazoo Machine Tool model H275 manual band saw is engineered to cut tubes, pipes, light structural shapes, and small solids up to 10 in. at 90 degrees. The saw’s heavy-duty construction, carbide saw guides, and rigid guide supports help ensure accurate, straight cuts. With a...

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M. K. Morse recognized as outstanding supplier by Grainger

April 1, 2014

The M. K. Morse Co., Canton, Ohio, has received Grainger’s Partners in Performance Award for 2013. This is the sixth time that the company has received the award during its 18 years of serving as a supplier to Grainger. Grainger, a distributor of facilities maintenance supplies, presents...

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Chop saw dry-cuts metal pipe, plate, profiles

March 20, 2014

CS Unitec’s new model 9435 Premium Super Dry Cutter cuts metal pipe, plate, and profiles without the need for lubrication or manual deburring. The 14-in. chop saw cuts up to 6 in. deep at 90 degrees in stainless steel, ferrous and nonferrous metal, plastic, and aluminum. Bevel cuts up to 4.75...

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