Makita is offering cutting options for the pro user of both cordless and corded band saws with new bi-metal band saw blades (E-13225, T-05599, T-05608 and T-05614). The three-pack band saw blades are available in multiple Teeth Per Inch (TPI) offerings for a range of cutting applications.
“Makita develops both tools and accessories for the pro user and is excited to offer band saw blades to support the wide array of both cordless and corded band saws,” said Andrew Camp, director of product management, accessories, Makita U.S.A. Inc. “Pro users now have the option to purchase these band saw blades in multiple TPI configurations.”
Bandsaw Blades for XGT, LXT and Corded
Makita band saw blades feature bi-metal construction. The blades are 44-7/8 in. long and are designed for cutting a variety of materials including rebar, metal or PVC pipe, threaded rod and channel. Blades are available in sizes ranging from 10-, 14-, 18- and 24-TPI.
The blades are capable of making clean cuts in a variety of ferrous and nonferrous metals. Makita developed these band saw blades to be complimentary to the portable band saws available to the pro market. These band saw blades support tool performance and help extend battery life that contribute to cutting speeds and versatility for pro users.
The new Makita band saw blades are engineered for cutting and use with cordless portable band saws for increased cuts per charge. These saw blades are recommended for use with the following Makita portable band saws: ·
- 40V max XGT Brushless Deep Cut Portable Band Saw (GBP01): Features constant speed control for performance and a full 5-in. x 5-in. cutting capacity for a range of materials. ·
- 18V LXT Cordless Portable Band Saw (XBP02): Features a Makita-built motor that delivers cutting speed with variable speed control (275-530 ft./min.) with a 4-3/4-in. x 4-3/4-in. cutting capacity. ·
- Portable Band Saw (2107FZ): The 210FZ is equipped with a 6.5-amp motor, with a 4-3/4-in. x 4-3/4-in. cutting capacity.