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Posted on Bandsaw blades smaller than 1/8th inch?

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#1 posted 02-21-2016 08:19 PM

I recently brought out my scroll saw to do a small radius cut and found my blade doing a lot of drifting. I will probably use it for cutting from inside the piece but rely on my bandsaw which has more blade strength.

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A lot of scroll saw blades have burrs on one side of the blade which causes the drift. It’s just something caused by the manufacturing process so you have to learn to compensate for it if you plan on getting good with that machine.

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