Technology

Band saw blades are used in band saw machines for cutting various materials. The quality, accuracy and cost efficiency stands between hacksaw and circular saw blades. Productivity is close to circular saws and much higher than hacksaws. The biggest benefit is wide variety of cutted dimensions - from small single pieces to large bundle cutting.

Band saw blades for metal cutting are used as common cutting tool for band saws. Its quality, cut precision and costs will be between power hack saw and circular saw blade. Productivity of band saw blades is close by a circular saw blade and exceeds substantially power hack saw blades. Its big advantage is the diversity of cutted material dimensions; it is possible to cut even the smallest pieces as well as big blocks of material.

 

Basic Info

Geometrical characteristics

Choice of band saw type

Tooth pitch

Choice of TPI

Proper use instructions

Setting of cutting conditions

Troubleshooting


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Band saw running-in

Band saw running-in

  • 21-3-2016

Running-in (or break-in) of band saw blade is essential for long lifetime expectancy of the band saw blade

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Quality control

Quality control

  • 10-3-2016

High quality is one of the main advantages of bimetal saw blades for metal brand PILANA.

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Band saw blade welding

Band saw blade welding

  • 29-2-2016

Every band saw blade has to be welded to endless loop to be fitted to band saw.

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Heat treatment

Heat treatment

  • 22-2-2016

Heat treatment (hardening and tempering) of bimetal saw blades is one of the most important manufacturing operations. This process is a significant contributor to the overall quality of the finished b

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Metal cutting

Metal cutting

  • 12-2-2016

Cutting was taken as preparation for next processing of rod material. Thanks to development of material, heat treatment, tooth tips quality and use of CNC saw is more popular nowadays

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