Can you cut stone with a bandsaw?
In several previous publications of the TFF institute, it has been shown that a bandsaw, specifically with geometrically defined cutting edges, provides a technically and economically viable method for cutting natural stone blocks [1–4]. by much smaller contact rolling friction.
Can metal cut rocks?
A TS420 with the right blade (14″ diamond blade) will slice right through stone and rock of any size as long as the blade can get through it. Cutting rock is a lot of wear but doable. Any metal that is firmly embedded in concrete should be cut using an appropriate diamond blade concrete saw.
Can I use diamond blade to cut metal?
An angle grinder fitted with an abrasive metal-cutting disc works well to cut all kinds of metal, including bolts, angle iron, rebar and even sheet metal. Instead, we recommend using a diamond blade that’s rated to cut ferrous metal.
Will a diamond blade cut rebar?
If cutting rebar when exposed, a diamond blade will make quick work of the cut, but it greatly reduces the life of the blade. This is because diamond blades “cut” by grinding the material as opposed to other blades that rip and tear.
What kind of blades do you use for a band saw?
Combines the flexibility of a spring steel backer with the wear resistance of a bi-metal high speed steel tooth. LOW COST, carbon pallet dismantling bandsaw blades are a more economical choice for the rough service and abuse that is typical on pallet dismantling machines while cutting through pallet nails and staples.
How big are the blades on an Olson band saw?
Olson’s Band and Scroll Saw Blade Catalog (12MB). Olson now offers blades for portable Band Saws in 2 different lengths: 44-7/8-in. and 32-7/8-in.
What kind of blades are used for pallet saws?
Designed with precision ground fully hardened teeth and a uniquely hardened body giving you the most economical band for thin kerf sawing applications. Excellent blade life on Portable Sawmills and Resaw. Both these pallet band saw blades are specifically designed for the pallet recycling & pallet dismantling industry.
Do you need Raker teeth on a band saw?
Hard edge flexible back recommended for straight and contour cutting of wood, flake board, plastic and nonferrous materials. Absence of raker teeth gives a third more cutting edge for additional blade life and abrasion resistance. For cutting expensive, abrasive, exotic woods. Set Tooth Triple Chip. For longer tool life between sharpenings.