Bandsaw

Bandsaw maintenance checklist

If you own a bandsaw, you know it’s an essential tool for a wide range of woodworking projects. But like any tool, a bandsaw requires regular maintenance to keep it running smoothly and efficiently. That’s why it’s important to have a bandsaw maintenance checklist in place to help you stay on top of the various…

What Size Bandsaw do you need for Resawing?

Last updated on March 24th, 2023 at 09:39 pmWhat to consider when picking bandsaw size When selecting a bandsaw size, there are several features to consider. The two most important factors are the depth of the cut and the throat size. The depth of the cut refers to the distance between the table and the…

What is TPI for Resawing?

Last updated on March 24th, 2023 at 08:22 pmWhat is TPI? TPI stands for “teeth per inch,” which refers to the number of teeth on a saw blade in each inch of the blade. The TPI you need will depend on the material you are cutting. For cutting wood or other soft materials, a saw…

Can You Cut Logs with a Bandsaw? A Detailed Guide

Last updated on March 24th, 2023 at 08:16 pmYou cannot cut full-length logs into boards if you have a band saw. You saw what you can safely handle. This means you are working with smaller logs of 20-24 inches, depending on the diameter of the log. For this reason, this size is in high demand…

How to Measure Band Saw Tires | What You Should Know

Last updated on October 5th, 2022 at 09:25 pmHave you ever wondered how to measure band saw tires? The answer is easier than you think. All you need is a tape measure, and getting the right measurements is a snap! The article explains that there are two ways to measure tires for band saws: with…

How to Use a Portable Band Saw | A Detailed Guide

Last updated on October 1st, 2022 at 04:31 pmBand saws are effective tools that are useful in various woodworking tasks. There are many different band saws, but they all have one thing in common: they can make clean, precise cuts in wood. But why do you need a band saw in the first place? First,…

Laguna 14bx vs 18bx | To BandSaw Or Not To BandSaw? Which To Choose

Last updated on December 1st, 2022 at 04:03 pmI do not envy you if you have the difficult choice between the Laguna 14bx and 18bx. Comparing the Laguna 14bx to the Laguna 18bx is difficult because the 14bx is a somewhat stripped-down version of the 18bx. There are no toolless features, LED lights, soft start,…

Grizzly Bandsaw G0555 vs G0555lx | Feature Comparison

Last updated on September 29th, 2022 at 02:59 pmIf you are looking for a new band saw, you may be spoiled for choice between the Grizzly bandsaw G0555 vs G0555lx band saw. This brand is trustworthy and reliable. It is ideal for professional woodworkers and do-it-yourselfers. The differences separate the two bandsaws. The differences are…