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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Integrated sawing, machining center designed for tubing, solid bar industries

June 7, 2010

Rattunde Corp. has introduced the ACS + CFMcurve integrated sawing and machining center for the tubing and solid bar industry. The ACS sawing function uses electronics, servomotors, and custom-developed software to control the saw blade during the cutting process. A proprietary sawing algorithm...

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Selecting a cold saw to fit your requirements

May 7, 2010 | By Peter Haas

When it’s time to purchase a cold saw for your fabricating operation, how can you be sure that you’re choosing the right equipment? Knowing the questions to ask can help you make the appropriate selection.

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A band saw blade survival guide

May 3, 2010 | By Gene Ramsdell

A fab shop has diverse cutting requirements, so choosing the proper blades to suit all the required applications is vital.

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High-speed miter saw designed for cutting aluminum, brass, other relatively soft nonferrous materials - TheFabricator

High-speed miter saw designed for cutting aluminum, brass, other relatively soft nonferrous materials

May 3, 2010

The model KM10HS, a 10-in., high-speed miter saw from Kalamazoo Industries, is designed for cutting aluminum, brass, and other relatively soft nonferrous materials. The saw miters 45 degrees left, 60 degrees right, and has capacities of up to 4.5 in. at 90 degrees, 4 by 3.25 in. at 45 degrees, and...

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Sominn expands work force, machine offerings

March 30, 2010

Southern Minnesota Machinery Sales (Sominn), Dodge Center, Minn., has added Matt Helfenstein as territory manager, Rocky Drinkwine as territory manager, and Jim Anderson as inside service technician. Along with the staff expansion, the company has added to its new machine lineup with Han-Kwang...

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Sawing system designed for both ferrous, nonferrous materials

March 15, 2010

Advanced Machine & Engineering Co. (AME) offers the AMSAW® S300, a sawing system designed to cut both ferrous and nonferrous materials. It has a capacity of 3 to 12 in. and uses saw blade diameters from 24 to 36 in. The system allows for cut lengths up to 30 in. and multi-indexing when length...

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Pipe saw and track system cuts concrete-lined, ash, superduplex SST, other hard alloys

March 5, 2010

ESCO Tool offers a pneumatic pipe saw and wraparound track system for making square cuts to within ±0.0625 in. on heavy-wall pipe up to 60 in. in diameter and 4.375 in. thick. The APS-438 universal air-powered saw and WrapTrack® system features a stainless steel band assembly that wraps...

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Double-column mitering band saw allows serial cutting of various lengths, sizes, blade speeds, quantities

March 5, 2010

Kalamazoo Machine Tool's model H6A-NC double-column mitering band saw is an automatic machine designed for vibration-free sawing of structural, solid, and difficult materials. The saw is programmable to enable serial cutting of various lengths, sizes, blade speeds, and quantities, and it stores...

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Wet benchtop saw cuts up to 1.5-in. solids, 2.2-in pipe

March 5, 2010

Kalamazoo Industries offers the model K10WBT enclosed wet cutting benchtop abrasive saw. The manual saw has a capacity of up to 1.5-in. solids and 2.2-in. pipe. The saw features a magnetic switch; an internal work light; dual 3-in. vises; dual coolant nozzles with coolant and pump; T-slot table; a...

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Behringer Saws names Hicks Machine Tool as Distributor of the Year

March 5, 2010

Behringer Saws, a provider of automatic band sawing machines and material handling systems in Morgantown, Pa., has announced that Hicks Machine Tool Co. of Memphis has been named the company's 2009 Distributor of the Year. Hicks represents the Behringer and Behringer Eisele brand product lines in...

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Double swivel band saw has quick-slide vise

February 9, 2010

Scotchman® Industries has introduced the DS-20 double swivel, 20-in. band saw. The horizontal band saw swings 45 degrees right or 60 degrees left with a quick-slide vise. The saw's capacity is 14 in. high by 20 in. wide at 90 degrees; 14 in. by 14 in. at 45 degrees; and 14 in. by 10 in. at 60...

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M. K. Morse announces recent staff additions, changes

February 9, 2010

M.K. Morse, Canton, Ohio, has hired Philip Metz to the position of industrial division sales director for Europe, Asia, and Australia. He is responsible for leading the offshore industrial sales effort in those regions. The company has assigned Carl Sparwer to the position of commercial division...

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Kalamazoo Industries offers new full-line product catalog

February 8, 2010

Kalamazoo Industries is offering a new full-line catalog of all the company's equipment and accessories made in the U.S. The free catalog features benchtop and free-standing, wet and dry abrasive, cut-off and mitre saws for both steel and nonferrous materials; and saw arm assemblies for custom...

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Plate saws available for both traverse and longitudinal sawing

January 12, 2010

Pat Mooney Saws offers the Nishijimax NHC-SQA automatic plate saws in two models.The NHC-850SQA is designed for traverse sawing of plate up to 3 in. thick and 24 in. wide. The NHC-8310SQA saws longitudinally, handling plate that is 4 in. thick and 20 ft. long.A saw spindle drive system results in...

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Automatic carbide circular cold saw cuts up to 5.0-in.-rounds, 5.3-in. squares

January 12, 2010

The HCS 150 Behringer Eisele automatic carbide circular cold saw is available from Behringer Saws Inc. It cuts rounds up to 5.9 in. in diameter and squares up to 5.3 in. in size.All models are designed to cut ferrous metals automatically at 90 degrees with carbide-tipped saw blades. The saw uses...

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