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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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Semiautomatic band saw designed for heavy-duty production sawing

February 26, 2014

The Kalamazoo Machine Tool model KS450 semiautomatic band saw is designed for heavy-duty production sawing. The frame is canted 5 degrees to cut through the bottom of a structural section without vibration or reduction in the sawing rate. The saw has a variable-speed blade from 60 to 360 FPM...

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Automatic Carbide Circular Cold Saw

Automatic carbide circular cold saw handles steel, cast iron

January 27, 2014

Behringer has introduced the HCS-180 automatic carbide circular cold saw for cutting ferrous material at 90 degrees. The new saw is designed for cutting high-alloyed, heat-resistant steels, along with other ferrous materials. With a blade diameter from 16.5 to 20.5 in., the saw provides fast,...

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FABTECH 2014

November 11-13, 2014
  • Georgia World Congress Center
  • Atlanta, GA
  • FABTECH heads to Atlanta, GA November 11-13, 2014 bringing together an anticipated 27,000 attendees and 1,400 exhibiting companies all under one roof. The show provides a backdrop for visitors to experience live equipment demonstration, find cost savings solutions, and network with industry peers throughout the 500,000+ square feet of show floor throughout the B and C buildings at the George World Congress Center. The event also provides learning opportunities beyond the exhibits with over 100 educational sessions and expert-led presentations on the latest industry trends and technology in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries.

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    Turbulator

    Applications: Carbide circular cold saw brings turbulator production back in-house

    January 10, 2014

    Learn how a saw helped shorten an oil industry equipment provider’s supply chain and eliminated the need to use outside machine shops.

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    Fabricator switches saw blade, improves throughput - TheFabricator.com

    Fabricator switches saw blade, improves throughput

    December 2, 2013

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    When fabricator SF Tube Inc. noticed a falling productivity in its welding department, it discovered poorly cut tube that required an added step, end facing, before welding. The band saw blade was the culprit, which led to one change, a different brand, but ultimately a handful of improvements in productivity.

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    Band saw blade designed to reduce vibration, increase cutting speed - TheFabricator.com

    Band saw blade designed to reduce vibration, increase cutting speed

    November 18, 2013

    The M.K. Morse Co. has introduced the Morse 811, a portable band saw blade. It is designed for cutting a variety of sizes and types of materials with a single blade. The patent-pending blade combines an aggressive tooth with a variable tooth pattern to help reduce vibration and increase cutting...

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    System automates compound mitering process - TheFabricator.com

    System automates compound mitering process

    November 6, 2013

    TigerStop has introduced the TigerAngle automated compound mitering and length-positioning system. It is designed for applications requiring high-volume horizontal- and vertical-angle cutting. The system can be used solely as a stop in a set-point operation or as a push-feed operation. It...

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    Nanocomposite coating helps increase saw blade service life

    November 5, 2013

    Tru-Cut Saw has developed a new nanocomposite PVD coating that helps increase blade life in circular ferrous and nonferrous sawing applications. The ViTA-Nano coating is a proprietary combination of titanium, aluminum, aluminum-titanium, chrome, and silicon. For deposition, all cathodes in the PVD...

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    Cutting away at band sawing costs - TheFabricator.com

    Cutting away at band sawing costs

    November 5, 2013

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    For years the band sawing operation was a bit of a tortoise, at least relative to other processes in sheet metal, plate, and structural fabrication. Compared to other cutting operations—be it with a laser, plasma torch, or turret punch press—it took a long time for a saw to cut...

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    Hitch-feed saw cuts tubing, solids - TheFabricator.com

    Hitch-feed saw cuts tubing, solids

    October 10, 2013

    Scotchman® Industries' CPO 315 hitch-feed, automatic circular cold saw provides uninterrupted cutting on tubing or solids. The machine is suitable for making clean cuts in high-volume and short-length applications. The machine has a length tolerance of ± 0.004- on 3.5-in.-dia. tube...

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    Circular saw blades made for cordless saws - TheFabricator.com

    Circular saw blades made for cordless saws

    October 9, 2013

    The M.K. Morse Co. has introduced Metal Devil CL™ metal cutting circular saw blades for cordless circular saws. The line includes six new metal cutting blades for 6.5-in. saws. The blades are suitable for cutting steel, aluminum, and stainless. Rake angles and tooth geometries have been...

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    Combined saw/drill unit designed for railroad industry - TheFabricator.com

    Combined saw/drill unit designed for railroad industry

    September 25, 2013

    Advanced Machine & Engineering Co. (AME) offers the Amsaw R series saw, designed for high-production cutting of high-alloy rails for the railroad industry. Features include a saw blade changeover time of less than 3 min., hardened spindle gears ground for minimum backlash, a blade guide and...

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    Carbide band saw blade coated to prevent heat buildup

    September 10, 2013

    LENOX® offers the LENOX ARMOR CT BLACK® carbide band saw blade. The coating comprises aluminum, titanium, and nitrogen to protect each tooth from heat and wear. The blade features backing steel is heat-treated and prepared to help minimize premature band breaks. With its micrograined carbide...

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    Miter saw includes automatic length positioning - TheFabricator.com

    Miter saw includes automatic length positioning

    September 3, 2013

    TigerStop offers the TigerAngle system, which delivers automated length positioning and compound mitering. It is equipped for applications requiring high-volume horizontal and vertical angle cutting. The system can be used solely as a stop in a set point operation or as a push-feed operation....

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