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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FABTECH Intl. & AWS Welding Show returns to Chicago

October 9, 2007

The 2007 FABTECH® International & AWS Welding Show, the largest North American showcase of metal forming, fabricating, stamping, tube and pipe, and welding equipment and technology, will return to McCormick Place in Chicago Nov. 11 to Nov. 14.Cosponsored by the American Welding Society (AWS),...

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Band saw blades offered in 25-pack dispenser box

August 7, 2007

The M.K. Morse Co. offers its portable bimetal band saw blades in a 25-pack dispenser box.The pack reduces inventory space requirements from more than 6 in. in height to 1 in., the company reports. Blades can be individually removed from the dispenser while unused blades remain protected until...

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Tube cutting bundles

Bundles of Joy

July 10, 2007 | By Adam Popson

Using a band saw to cut bundles of structural shapes is good for productivity but bad for band saw blade wear. Knowledge of application-specific tooth designs, tooth pitch, band tension, band speeds, and cutting fluid will help maintain blade life.

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Sawing? Cool it.

June 12, 2007 | By Adam Popson

Nearly every metal sawing operation can become more cost-effective with a properly mixed and maintained sawing coolant. Proper use of sawing coolant improves cutting rates by balancing the combination of cooling and lubrication of the blade. Quality coolant improves the cut finish and can extend blade life by as much as 20 percent.

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Roller-feed cold saw suitable for tubing, solids, extrusions

June 12, 2007

Scotchman® Industries Inc. offers an automatic cold saw. Available in ferrous and nonferrous models, the CPO 315 roller-feed automatic cold saw is designed to provide uninterrupted cutting on tubing, solids, and extrusions. It is suitable for high-volume and long-run applications.The saw is...

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DoALL names specialty systems director

June 12, 2007

DoALL Sawing Products, Elk Grove Village, Ill., has named Don Klingstein as director of specialty systems. He is responsible for sales and support of the company's advanced material handling and sawing systems in North America, including Remmert automated storage and retrieval systems, Tsune...

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Automatic feed clamp system simplifies pipe cutting

May 8, 2007

A portable pipe clamp system with automatic feed is available from CS Unitec for use with the company's portable pneumatic hacksaw.The system easily attaches to the hacksaw and pipe and operates off the same 90 PSI air supply as the saw. The self-feeding device eliminates manual cutting and is...

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Saw kit designed for professional tradesmen

April 10, 2007

The M.K. Morse Co. recently introduced a master tradesman AV23M bimetal hole saw kit. Featuring Master Cobalt® bi-metal hole saws, the kit includes a range of popular diameters used by the professional tradesman for maintenance, plumbing, and electrical hole cutting requirements for pipe and...

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Saw blades designed for tough abrasive applications

March 13, 2007

M.K. Morse Co. offers the newly engineered carbide-tipped M-FACTOR™ saw blade designed to increase productivity and blade life while reducing changeover and downtime cost.A specially formulated submicron grade carbide tip is paired with aggressive triple chip tooth geometry for abrasive...

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Hitch feed saw automatically loads, trims, cuts, sorts

March 13, 2007

Scotchman® Industries CPO 315 fully automatic hitch feed cold saw provides uninterrupted cutting on tubing or solids. The CPO 315 HFA comes equipped with either a supply table or a full-bundle loading attachment.Both systems allow the saw to automatically load, trim, cut, and sort lengths up to...

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Heavy-duty chop saw has keyless blade system

January 9, 2007

DeWALT, has introduced its D28715 heavy-duty 14-in. 5.5 max motor HP chop saw with a quick-change keyless blade change system.The saw has a large stamped steel base and pivot bracket for added durability to withstand jobsite abuse. The base enables users to weld custom out-feed tables to the base...

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Nozzle design aids near-dry sawing

January 4, 2007

Accu-Lube® has introduced a new nozzle designed for near-dry sawing. The U nozzle allows the lubricant to be applied from behind the blade on the three sides of the blade.The nozzle attaches to a two-pump applicator system to split the lubricant and applies a smooth coat directly to the cutting...

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SteelMax appoints president, worldwide business operations

January 3, 2007

Centennial, Colo.-based SteelMax/Rockies Global Marketing L.L.C., has appointed Terence (Mick) Webber as president of worldwide business operations.Webber has held sales, marketing, and operations positions at Sun Microsystems, GTE Government Systems, Digital Equipment Corporation, and FMC...

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Double-head miter saw has 14-in. wheels

December 12, 2006

The KDM14 double-head miter saw from Kalamazoo Industries features two heads, one fixed and one movable, with14-in. abrasive wheels. Both heads miter 45 degrees left or right.Additional features include a 1-in. spindle arbor operating at 4,400 RPM, a 5-HP motor, air-operated power downfeed, and...

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M.K. Morse hires national sales manager

November 7, 2006

Kent Hughes has been named national sales manager of industrial products for The M.K. Morse Co., Canton, Ohio. He directs the industrial sales team and works to position the company as a market leader in the industrial sales channel.Hughes has been in the band saw blade industry for more than 20...

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