Special cutting applications for saws
17th June 2016
Section of iron meteorite after sawing

Bandsawing Meteorites

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17th June 2016
1000lb concrete

(Non) Explosive success…. 1000lb sawing concrete filled test bomb!

This was a test cut using a metal cutting horizontal bandsaw and a carbide tipped bandsaw blade for a customer sawing concrete filled test bomb casing. Of course, we're never told why. In this case, cutting concrete, inclusive of aggregate etc., wouldn't be a normal application for a carbide tipped blade, however, as we were sawing a steel case at the same time, an abrasive blade was unlikely to survive.
17th June 2016
17.5 tonne casting on Soitaab Gantry saw at Redditch

So you think it’s easy….. difficult sawing applications

Using a bandsaw blade to cut a piece of material doesn’t usually cause any problems with that material. However, occasionally, the material causes significant problems for the bandsaw blade! […]
14th June 2016

Accurate restores classic motor engines… Sawing multiple metals

This was sectioned for a display using a bandsaw blade on an industrial bandsaw machine sawing multiple metals in one cut. Cylinder sleeves, valves, cam shaft, bearings etc. […]
27th August 2015

Sectioning a steam locomotive boiler

We sometimes get asked to cut some unusual items, and for those of us who have ever played with trains as a kid, this job was interesting – […]
27th March 2007
subcontract sawing cell

RLC Callender (Aerospace manufacturer) sawing cell

Accurate Cutting Services knows exactly how to keep RLC Callender’s VIP customers flying high.The precise band-sawing of titanium by Accurate Cutting Services based in a in-house sawing cell enables the fan blade machining cell at Callender’s to make parts for use in Rolls-Royce and Pratt & […]