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Forum topic by patcollins posted 02-23-2012 01:26 AM 823 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-23-2012 01:26 AM

For my newly acquired 14 inch bandsaw, I am thinking 1/4” 4TPI Timberwolf. Your thoughts?

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#1 posted 02-23-2012 01:38 AM

I’d choose 3/8”. 1/4” blades can be a little too wiley to
execute straight cuts for joinery.

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#2 posted 02-23-2012 01:41 AM

I’d think about selling a neighbor kid south to Rio so I could affors more and different blades.

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#3 posted 02-23-2012 01:53 AM

These 1/4 and smaller blade are great for tight curves and band saw box cuts and they even work greater with the Carter stabilizer. But for re-saw work you’ll need the 1/2 blade which cut wonderfully on hardwoods, do not buy anything wider for your 14 inch saw. This info comes directly from the folks at timber wolf…enjoy your new saw…BC

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