Gene Ramsdell

R&D Saws-North America, The L.S. Starrett Co.,
121 Crescent St.
Athol, MA 01331

Phone: 978-249-3551

band saw blades

A band saw blade survival guide

May 3, 2010


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

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interrupted cut blade

Band saw blade basics

November 4, 2009


Making interrupted cuts on materials like structurals, tubes, bundles, and angle iron can wreak havoc on your band saw blade. Not following proper blade break-in procedures can be just as damaging. Following a few tips for both can keep your band saw blade in good working order longer. It can also improve the quality of your cuts.

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