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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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Behringer Saws names Capital Machine Technologies as distributor

June 19, 2013

Behringer Saws, a manufacturer of automated and semiautomatic band saws, circular cold saws, and structural fabricating equipment in Morgantown, Pa., has named Capital Machine Technologies as an authorized distributor for the southern U.S. Capital — which has locations in Tampa, Fla.; Dallas;...

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Cold saw blade has teeth in enlarged center hole - TheFabricator.com

Cold saw blade has teeth in enlarged center hole

May 16, 2013

Graebener-Reika Inc. offers the RingSaw™ line of cold saws for processing tube, pipe, bar, plate, and sheet metal. Instead of cutting with the OD of the blade, the saw puts teeth in the enlarged center hole. The electromechanical unit rotates the blade by turning the OD; the center hole is...

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Band sawing structurals - TheFabricator.com

Band sawing structurals

May 15, 2013

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For performing structural cuts with a band saw, a few simple tips will help in your quest to make straight cuts, which can ultimately lead to better welds.

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Calculator measures baseline band sawing performance - TheFabricator.com

Calculator measures baseline band sawing performance

May 14, 2013

Simonds Intl. has introduced SnapShot™ to its Cutting Intelligence™ line of analysis tools. The band sawing calculator is a data-driven Microsoft® Excel® tool that identifies and measures the impact of improved productivity and performance on day-to-day band sawing operations...

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Circular cold saw features fully integrated automatic feed - TheFabricator.com

Circular cold saw features fully integrated automatic feed

May 2, 2013

Behringer has introduced the new VMS 370A circular cold saw for straight and miter cutting of ferrous and nonferrous metals. It is integrated with an automatic feeding unit. Programming the length of cut and number of pieces is enabled by the control unit keypad and LCD. The saw's 14.5-in.-dia....

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Dry-cutting saw cuts 4.75 in. deep without coolant - TheFabricator.com

Dry-cutting saw cuts 4.75 in. deep without coolant

March 21, 2013

The 8320 BigSaw2 from CS Unitec is the largest dry-cutting, portable metal saw on the market, according to the manufacturer. Featuring a 12.75.in.-dia., carbide-tipped blade that cuts up to 4.75 in. deep, the saw quickly processes steel, sandwich panels, conduits, and metal pipes without...

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RKO Saw earns ISO 9001:2008 certification

March 18, 2013

RKO Saw, a manufacturing facility located in Cullom, Ill., has earned the ISO 9001:2008 certification in the design, manufacturing, and servicing of polycrystalline diamond (PCD)-tipped and carbide-tipped saw blades, router bits, groovers, and other cutting tools. Serving the metalworking,...

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Quick-change mounting system made for hole saws - TheFabricator.com

Quick-change mounting system made for hole saws

March 11, 2013

Pferd offers a new mounting system for hole saw changeups. The quick-change system consists of two pieces: a drive arbor that mounts to the drill and adapters that mount to each saw. With the adapter attached, the hole saw can be attached to and removed from the arbor instantly with the press of...

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DGI Supply set to acquire Merwin-Stoltz

February 25, 2013

DGI Supply, a DoALL Company, Wheeling, Ill., has agreed to purchase Merwin-Stoltz, Menomonee Falls, Wis. The transaction is expected to close on March 31. DGI, an industrial distribution company, plans to move its local customer service team and inventory from West Allis, Wis., to Menomonee Falls...

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Pipe saw produces end prep bevels for welding - TheFabricator.com

Pipe saw produces end prep bevels for welding

February 5, 2013

Esco Tool offers the APS-438 air-powered saw and WrapTrack® pipe trolley. It cold-cuts pipe with ±0.0625-in. accuracy and no HAZ to produce end prep bevels for welding. Suitable for cutting all pipe schedules of P-91, super-duplex stainless steel, and other hard materials, the saw...

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High-production automatic band saw cuts bars, pipes with reduced vibration - TheFabricator.com

High-production automatic band saw cuts bars, pipes with reduced vibration

January 23, 2013

Behringer offers the new HBP-610A band saw for cutting large pipes and solid materials up to 24 in. dia. The cast-iron, dual-column design uses positive hydraulic downfeed with a heavy-duty gearbox and a high-horsepower motor. The solid-cast bow frame is designed to eliminate vibration and...

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Behringer names C4 Industrial as distributor

January 4, 2013

Behringer Saws Inc., Morgantown, Pa., has named C4 Industrial Inc., Tulsa, Okla., as its partner in distributing its full line of band sawing machines and circular cold saws. With locations in Tulsa and Oklahoma City. C4 provides service to Oklahoma, Texas, southern Missouri, and southern Kansas....

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Snap-on launches Bahco Facebook forum for band saw operators

November 9, 2012

Snap-on, Kenosha, Wis., has established a new Bahco® Facebook page to promote discussion and sharing of information on band saw blades and the profession as a whole. Operators and facility managers can exchange technical information about band saw and blade operation, as well as best safety...

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What's the best approach for sawing aluminum? - TheFabricator.com

What's the best approach for sawing aluminum?

November 2, 2012

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Interest in incorporating more aluminum parts into final product designs is causing fabricating operations to reconsider how they approach sawing aluminum. Traditionally, the conversation centered around circular saw technology when it came to cutting aluminum, but now new band saw developments have helped to expand the discussion.

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M.K. Morse names regional sales manager - TheFabricator.com

M.K. Morse names regional sales manager

October 30, 2012

The M.K. Morse Co., Canton, Ohio, a manufacturer of saw blades and power tool accessories, has named James Reid III as regional sales manager for the eastern U.S. and Canada. He is tasked with continuing the expansion of the company's Commercial Division market share in his area for power tool...

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