Amada Chipbreaker M42 bandsaw blade

M42 chipbreaker bandsaw blade - Amada Amada logo
M42 chipbreaker bandsaw blade for metal cutting designed to reduce heat generated and increased chip load to remove the most material. With reduced tooth stripping and breaking this equates to the lowest possible cost per square inch of metal cutting.


Construction Steel Construction Steel Stainless Steel Stainless Steel Aluminium Aluminium
Heat Treatment Steel Heat Treatment Steel Bearing Steel Bearing Steel Nickel Alloys Nickel Alloys
Cold Work Die Steel Cold Work Die Steel High Speed Steel High Speed Steel Titanium Alloys Titanium Alloys
Hot Work Die Steel Hot Work Die Steel Heat Resistant Steel Heat Resistant Steel Copper Alloys Copper Alloys
Cast Iron Cast Iron


Solid round bar sections Solid square bar sections Round tube sections Bundle cutting Structural sections


  • Reduced heat generated at increased chip loads
  • Prevents scoring on gullets
  • Reduced chip weld
  • Reduced backing fatigue


  • Higher cutting rates
  • Increased blade life
  • Reduced tooth stripping
  • Reduced blade breakage




M42 chipbreaker bandsaw blade
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
0.75/1 1.1/1.5 2/3 3/4 4/6
1″ 0.035 V
1 1/4″ 0.042 V V V
1 1/2″ 0.050 V V V V
2″ 0.063 V V V V
2 5/8″ 0.063 V V V V
3″ 0.063 V

V: Variable Positive Rake

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

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