|Forum topic by Mean_Dean||posted 01-04-2010 02:33 AM||861 views||0 times favorited||1 reply|
01-04-2010 02:33 AM
Have a question regarding band saw blade speed. My instruction manual states that for hardwood, the saw should be set at 1450 feet per minute, and for all other woods, 3000 FPM.
Why the difference? Also, is there any harm in sawing hardwoods at 3000 FPM?
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