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Forum topic by Blackfin29 posted 12-31-2017 04:44 PM 365 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Blackfin29

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12-31-2017 04:44 PM

So thanks to this forum, I’ve moved over to Highland Woodworking Wood Slicer Re-Saw blades and have not looked back… My Grizzly runs like a different saw. Amazed.

Now I’ve mainly been only resawing large teak boards.. and the Wood Slicer is my new best friend.

BUT… it’s time to go back to a more conventional blade. 3/8 ishhhhh

Question is this: Are Highland Woodworks thinner, more general purpose, blades just as remarkable? Are they the same quality as the Wood Slicer blades??

Thanks everyone… happy New Year

Lima


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#1 posted 12-31-2017 05:00 PM

yes, boy howdy, while i didnt move over to highland, i did find olson blades at rockler, and nothing like a good quality band saw blade to make using it as sweet as a bowl of butter pecan ice cream, oh crap, now i gotta go find some.
congrats on success of blade selection
Rj

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#2 posted 01-01-2018 01:56 AM

I guess I’m wondering why do they only market their wide/re-saw blades as being in the “Wood Slicer” line…. Anything under 1/2” seems to only be called “Premium” quality blades…

So the manufacturing process, and quality is the same as I’ve seen with the Wood Slicers?

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