Gene Ramsdell

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

Phone: 978-249-3551

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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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Band saw blade basics

November 4, 2009 | By Gene Ramsdell

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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