Saw Blades Spotlight
Non-Melt Saw Blades
Amana Tool’s non-melt saw blades
are designed to
clean cuts in
The non-melt blades are designed with a modified
triple-chip grind (MTCG) and 2° negative hook angle that
produce less heat than standard saw blades, eliminating
“chip-welding” or melted materials.
Amana’s saw blade bodies are laser cut from virgin
steel, annealed for accurate tooth alignment, and roll tensioned
to ensure straight cutting performance. Carbide
tips are manufactured and ground to Amana’s specifications,
enabling smooth, accurate cuts and longer-lasting
cutting performance between sharpenings. The blades
feature laser-cut expansion slots and copper plugs to
reduce noise and minimize vibrations, as well as prevent
heat buildup and blade warping.
Amana’s collection of non-melt blades are available in a
diameters ranging from 8” to 16”. For example, item
LB10801 has a 10” diameter and 80 teeth.
For additional information, contact Frank Misiti, Amana
Tool, 120 Carolyn Blvd., Farmingdale, NY 11735, 800-
445-0077/631-752-1300, Fax: 631-752-1674, E-mail:
email@example.com, Web: www.amanatool.com.
TCG Saw Blades
offers a cut
blade. These blades can be used on standard table saws
or panel saws, manual or CNC. A variety of sizes are available
to meet your specifications.
For additional information, contact Victor Miranda, AWED
Corp., 1175 Buford Highway, Suite 101, Suwanee, GA
30024, 770-831-9800, Fax: 770- 831-7404, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.awedmachine.com.
General Purpose & Precision Saw Blades
Tenryu Saw Blades. They inventory the Tenryu Plasti-Cut
and Pro Series Blades for Plastics in a variety of sizes and
The Plasti-Cut blades are designed for general purpose
cutting on a variety of materials and material thickness.
High-grade carbide teeth and an ultra-thin kerf will allow
faster feeding and minimal waste. They provide exceptional
performance for a value price. Craftics offers 7-1/4”,
10”, 12” and 14” diameters from stock.
The Pro Series blades are superior quality, high-precision
blades that offer fine-grain, wear-resistant carbide
teeth for long life, expertly tensioned steel bodies for
true and accurate cuts, built-in expansion slots act as
dampeners to reduce vibration and noise. Achieve precise
professional cuts in production applications time
after time. Craftics offers 10”, 12” and 14” diameters
Craftics also offers the Craftics Brand Plasticutter and
Edgescraper and Onsrud Cutter Router Bits and can
sharpen your saw blades.
For additional information, contact Tracy Pineda,
Craftics, 2804 Richmond Drive NE, Albuquerque NM
87107, 866-296-2130, Fax: 800-289-2020, E-mail:
email@example.com, Web: www.craftics.com.
No-Melt Blades for Cutting Plastics
tooth style and specially
engineered side clearances
Manufacturing’s carbide tipped
the perfect choice for cutting
single or multiple
stacked sheets of plastic
without chipping or melting.
The No-Melt blade is just one or the many award-winning
general-, special- and custom-purpose blades and
dados offered by Forrest Manufacturing, a family-owned
business for more than 50 years. All Forrest blades are
manufactured in the U.S. to exacting standards, using proprietary
grinding techniques and hand straightening. The
result is exceptional perimeter concentricity, an astonishing
+/- .001-inch side runout and super fine tooth grind
for smooth, quiet and precise cuts.
The No-Melt blade is no exception. Its numerous teeth
allow fast feeding of brittle acrylics. Super-hard C-4 micrograin
carbide tips ensure 50 to 300 percent longer life
The No-Melt blade is available in 7- to 20-inch diameters
with 60 to 120 teeth. It’s particularly appropriate for
cutting acrylics, delrins, ABS, styrenes, PVC, and high- and
Every Forrest blade comes with a 30-day money-back
guarantee. Factory sharpening services are provided at
For additional information, contact Jay Forrest, Forrest
Manufacturing Company, 457 River Road, Clifton, NJ
07014, 800-733-7111, Web: www.forrestblades.com.
High Performance Saw Blades
FTM, Inc. offers a line of General Saw’s high performance
carbide-tipped circular saw blades. General Saw has specialized
in the design and manufacture of blades specifically
for the cutting of plastics, woodworking, solid surface
and non-ferrous metal industries.
Since 1937 they have
been manufacturing standard and custom saw blades
designed specifically with your cutting needs in mind. For
aluminum plate, plastic extrusions, foam board, polycarbonate,
low-melt acrylic, melamine, veneers, trusses and
General Saw has engineered a blade that is right for
you. They recognize the importance of the careful selection
of fabricating materials, the differences in blade
design, required machines and techniques needed to produce
and test their products for successfully cutting various
plastics and have acquired the latest of these important
component. General Saw has helped companies and
individuals across the world, and right next door, get the
most out of their material and their machines by offering
a superior cutting blade.
For additional information, contact Robert Ashcraft,
FTM, Inc., 327 Industrial Drive, Unit 1, Placerville, CA
95667, 530-626-1986, Fax: 530-642-2602, E-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.123ftm.com.
Onsrud Adds Saw Blades for Plastics
Fabricators of plastic
material know to turn
to Onsrud Cutter for
their routing tools.
These same fabricators
can now turn
to Onsrud for their
sawing needs as
Onsrud has introduced
a line of 8”,
10” and 12” blades for
plastic materials including
styrene, PVC and nylon
The line offers premium performance
resulting in cool, clean cutting of
plastic without chipping or melting.
The saw blades are designed to be
used on table, miter and panel saws.
Onsrud Cutter is the only cutting
tool facility in the United States that
manufactures high-speed steel, carbide
tipped, solid carbide, diamond
coated and PCD CNC router tooling.
Onsrud manufactured their first
router bit in 1920.
For additional information, contact
Leslie Banduch, Onsrud Cutter LP,
800 Liberty Drive, Libertyville, IL
60048, 847-362-1560, Web: www.