Quick Tour - Thin Cutting Band Saw - Tools and Lamellas

5. What kind of Tool can be used?

Any type of Band Saw Blade can be used. Generally customers use Stellited or Carbide (HM) band saw blades. Of course, it is also possible to use the classical set or swaged band saw blades from high speed steel. For most of applications the stellited band saw blades work fine.

6. What determines the Saw Kerf?

7. What Saw Kerf can be used?

Generally any Saw Kerf can be used - size of Kerf is only limited by Tool construction and the way of use. Size of Saw Kerf certainly doesn't depend on the Machine.

8. What size of Band Saw Blade to choose?

Recommended body thickness 0.7 to 1.0 mm
Recommended width 75 to 90 mm
Recommended length 6170 mm
Minimum length 6130 mm
Maximum length 6230 mm

9. How to sharpen Tools?

Proper preparation and care of the Tools is 99% of success at Thin Cutting Band Saws. For quality sharpening of tooth shape and achieving a consistent blade, we recommend CNC sharpening machines of our production. Options how to sharpen are followings:

10. How to change the thickness of Lamella?

Thickness of Lamella is changed by adjusting the position of the horizontal Saw Head. The Head is adjustable in height by Touch Screen on the main Control Panel of the Machine. The Lamellas can be cut one by one from the top of the Block, or as well from bottom. The Thickness of Lamella is according to the width in Tolerances:

11. Can band saw cut fresh/green wood?

Thin Cutting Band Saw is by default equipped for cutting dry material. However yes, it is possible to cut green wood. Certain materials, for example green oak, require installing additional equipment - cooling and cleaning of saw blades.

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