Amada HI-LO M42 bandsaw blade

Amada HI-LO M42 bandsaw blade Amada logo
A bandsaw blade with varying tooth height design and an M-42 welded edge blade for metal cutting saws

The Amada HI-LO M42 bandsaw blade features a high and low teeth height design and a 15-degree rake angle. The blade is ideal for cutting hard steels.


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  • 15 degree positive rake angle
  • Hardness of HRC68-69
  • Patented HiLo tooth design
  • Specially designed tooth form


  • High heat resistance
  • High wear resistance
  • Reduced cutting resistance


  • Fast cutting on difficult to cut materials
  • Long life on difficult to cut and work hardening materials
  • Straight cutting

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Edge Material M42 HSS
Hardness of Tooth Tip 950 Hv
Wear Resistance (1 – 5) *** (3 Stars)
Chipping Resistance (1-5) ** (2 Stars)

The hardness of the Tooth Tip represent Amada’s average value. It is adjusted to some extent according to the types and size of the products.


Width Thickness Pitch
.75/1 1.1/1.5 2/3 3/4 4/6
1″ 0.035 V V V
1 1/4″ 0.042 V V V
1 1/2″ 0.050 V V V
2″ 0.063 V V V
2 5/8″ 0.063 V V
3″ 0.063 V V

V: Variable Positive Rake

Specifications may change without notice at the sole discretion of Amada’s Engineering Department.