Amada PROTEC Matrix bandsaw blade for structurals

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Amada PROTEC Matrix bandsaw blade for structural steel with matrix edge for use where band saw blade life is important

Exclusive use for structural steel with Matrix Edge. Which has both strength against tooth chipping and high wear resistance. PROTEC added to the back face of the tooth tip prevents excessive cutting.


Amada Protector EX M42 blade catalog


  • Matrix Steel Edge.
    Matrix provides superior wear resistance. Being treated with Amada’s unique heat treatment technology, this steel exhibits a performance that it highest in the class. It is broadly suitable for cutting general steel through hard-to-cut materials.
  • Unique Design Tooth Form
    PROTEC added on the back face of the tooth tip suppresses excessive cutting and prevents continuous chipping from occurring.
  • Positive Rake Tooth Angle
  • Strong Tooth Profile
    As the tooth tip is made stronger, it endures impacts caused during intermittent cutting. At the same time, high cutting efficiency is assured.
  • Set Design
    The broaching style set pattern was designed to eliminate pinching, therefore preventing the blade from binding in the cut.


  • Extra Tough Shock Resistance
  • Extra Tough Tooth Stripping Resistance


  • Extra Fast Cutting on Structural Steel
  • Extra Long Life in Interrupted Structural Cutting
  • Low Cost Per Cut


Edge Material Matrix
Hardness of Tooth Tip 950 Hv
Wear Resistance (1 – 5) *** (3 Stars)
Chipping Resistance (1-5) ***** (5 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 3/4 4/6 5/7 6/10
27 0.9
34 1.1
41 1.3


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