Bandsaw blade guide blocks

You’ll get cooler and quieter band saw operation with any of our unique guide blocks and thrust bearings. Standard ceramic guide blocks to fit Delta 10, 12, 14, & 16 inch, Delta/Rockwell 20 inch, and Craftsman Old Style saws are just the beginning. Four-piece guide block sets handle upper and lower guides.

We offer a comprehensive range of bandsaw spare parts for professional and industrial saws allowing you to keep your bandsaw in tip top condition - we keep spare guides, cork, scrapers and spare band saw tyres for popular machines such as Wadkin, Centauro and Panhans. You’ll get cooler and quieter band saw operation with any of our unique guide blocks and thrust bearings. Standard ceramic guide blocks to fit Delta 10, 12, 14, & 16 inch, Delta/Rockwell 20 inch, and Craftsman Old Style saws are just the beginning. Four-piece guide block sets handle upper and lower guides.

ONLY if you are running 1.5 or 2" band you will need the LongBlocks. The LongBlocks work on smaller blades but do not buy LongBlocks unless you actually run 1.5" or 2" band or you will find they limit the bandsaw by being too long and not having enough travel in guide adjustment to run smaller bands. Wooden Band Saw Blade Guides: The first time I used the 1/8" blade on my band saw, I didn't have the thrust bearing (behind the blade) set just right. Almost as soon as I started cutting the blade pushed back to the thrust bearing and I dulled the teeth a bit on the guide blocks. Blade guide for resawing on a 14" bandsaw An alternative to using riser blocks The problem with 14" cast iron framed bandsaws is that the upper blade guide can only be raised 6" (15 cm) above the table.

They lubricate the band saw blade but do not make it oily. The metal to metal contact made by old metal guide blocks creates heat and friction which cause premature blade wear and breakage. These problems are eliminated with Cool Block blade guides which allow blades to run cooler and last longer with less friction. Feb 03, 2017 · Testing four different styles of blade guides on the same bandsaw with the same blade (just to make it fair) http://woodgears.ca/bandsaw/guides.html. Woodline 8PC Cool Blocks Bandsaw Blade Guide Block Size 1/2" x 1/2" 1" fits 14" JET, Grizzly, General, Reliant Craftsman, Rigid and most imports. 4.5 out of 5 stars 22. Woodline 8PC Cool Blocks Bandsaw Blade Guide Block Size 1/2" x 1/2" 1" fits 14" JET, Grizzly, General, Reliant Craftsman, Rigid and most imports 4.6 out of 5 stars 25 $14.75 Now you can do scroll saw cutting on a standard band saw by using these special guide blocks and the 1/16" scroll cutting saw blade. As shown in the diagram below, the blade is held between the guide blocks, instead of trying to grip the back edge of the blade as with standard metal guide blocks.