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New: MARATHON® M42
The all-purpose band saw blade for medium and large cross-sections

Now even more efficient and extra high-quality!

The MARATHON® M42 is the ultimate economic band saw blade and stands for a broad application spectrum at a consistently high quality.
Thanks to further development, the proven product characteristics have been optimised even further;
MARATHON® M42 also has a superior looking, shiny and smooth surface as a result of our Superfinishing.

YOUR ADVANTAGES AT A GLANCE

further increase of blade-life
thanks to improved product characteristics

less frequent blade changes
thanks to broad application spectrum

low operating noise
thanks to high running smoothness

lower material allowance
thanks to straight cuts

less finishing
thanks to finer cutting surface

significant cutting cost savings

INCREASE OF BLADE-LIFE

Fields of application:

  • medium-sized to large workpieces
  • all metals up to 1000 N/mm²
  • profiles and solid materials
  • single, layer and bundle cuts

Characteristics:

  • M42 cutting edge
  • positive rake angle
  • standard set
  • high precision in terms of straightness and planeness of the backing material
Dimensions Tooth pich in tpi
Width x Thickness
mm Inch 5-8 4-6 3-4 2-3 1.4-2 1.0-1.4 0.75-1.25
27 x 0.90 1-1/16 x 0.035 K K K K
34 x 1.10 1-3/8 x 0.042 K K K K K
38 x 1.30 1-1/2 x 0.050 K
41 x 1.30 1-5/8 x 0.050 K K K K K
54 x 1.30 2-1/8 x 0.050 K K K K
54 x 1.60 2-1/8 x 0.063 K K K K K
67 x 1.60 2-5/8 x 0.063 K K K K K K
80 x 1.60 3-1/8 x 0.063 K K K K K
Contact length[mm]
[Inch]
30-60
1.2-2.4
50-90
2-3.5
80-150
3.1-5.9
120-250
4.7-9.8
250-500
9.8-19.7
500-800
19.7-31.5
550-1200
21.7-47.2
K = Hook tooth
    
  • Stainless and acid-resistant steels (ferritic)
  • Nitriding and high-speed steels
  • Cast iron
  • Tool steels
  • Hardening steels Spring and ball bearing steels
  • Carbon and heat-treated steels
  • Construction, deep-drawing and cutting steels
  • Non-ferrous metals
  • Aluminum / aluminum alloys
Level 1
Standard band saw blades that can be used universally
Level 2
Band saw blades that offer high performance
Level 3
High-tech band saw blades that meet the highest standards
Special
Special products for use in high-performance sawing technology and very special applications
Classification

To make it easier for you to select the right products, WIKUS groups its band saw blades into three performance classes. Furthermore, WIKUS also offers special blades.

For more information on classification, please click here.

Following dimensions are available as new MARATHON® M42 zur Verfügung, data as at 31st July 2017:
27 x 0.90 mm in 5-8 tpi, 4-6 tpi, 3-4 tpi, 2-3 tpi,
34 x 1.10 mm in 4-6 tpi, 3-4 tpi, 2-3 tpi,
41 x 1.30 mm in 4-6 tpi, 3-4 tpi, 2-3 tpi
All the other dimensions will gradually be changed to the optimised version.