Material & Band saw blade

Material and Band saw blade: Factors that influence the blade-life of a band saw blade

Material

Following material factors affect the blade-life:

Material (very thin)

  • Analysis (composition / DIN - No)
  • Structure/strength
  • Surface quality
  • Fibre orientation
  • Material combination (for mixing program)

Band saw blade

The blade-life is affected by the following band saw blade factors:

band saw blade based on

  • Cutting material
  • Tooth pitch
  • Possible special geometry

Tooth tip

Carrier band 

Workpiece clamping

Thermal load

Band tension

Two-column machine

Impact load

Bending

Vertical band saw

Abrasive wear load

Torsion

Swivel frame band saw

High-frequency vibration loadFrictionTwo-column machine with tilted saw frame

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