Circular Saw Blades

Choice of cutting data – circular saw blades

Recommended cutting data Cutting speed
- V - m/sec.
Feed per knife
- Sz mm
Tooth form
Softwood, multi-cutting 60 - 90 0.25 - 0.40 Flat tooth
Softwood, lengthwise cutting 60 - 90 0.20 - 0.30 Flat tooth
Softwood, cross cutting 70 - 100 0.10 - 0.20 Alternate tooth
Hardwood, lengthwise cutting 60 - 90  0.15 - 0.25 Flat tooth
Hardwood, cross cutting 70 - 100 0.05 - 0.15 Alternate tooth 
Chipboard, MDF; slicing 60 - 80 0.20 - 0.40 Alternate tooth 
Coated board; formatting 70 - 100  0.10 - 0.20 Flat tooth/trapezoid

With correct cutting data and optimum tool choice, you achieve:

  • Higher productivity
  • Reduced price per cut
  • Less scrapping
  • Less time required for post-processing
  • Higher profits