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STANDARD FEATURES

  • Adjustable 3° canted head
  • Double articulating, semi-automatic control
  • Two full stroking hydraulic vises
  • Manual precise head positioning from 60° left to 60° right
  • Digital angle display
  • Mechanically adjustable guide arm
  • On-demand hydraulics save energy
  • 5 HP VFD. True direct blade drive – no belts/pulleys
  • Hydraulic positive down feed
  • Cast iron band wheels
  • Replaceable blade brush
  • Robust steel base
  • Easy access electrical panel and hydraulics
  • Blade breakage switch
  • Mechanical band tensioning with digital readout
  • Replaceable carbide guide inserts
  • 5 HP hydraulic pump provides system pressure
  • Safety door interlocks
  • Flood coolant with wash down hose
  • Laser light
  • Work light
VW-18 Band Saw Request A Quote

The VW-18 II is a semi-automatic vertical band saw with the ability to miter from 60° left to 60° right. This model is one of a kind in the HYDMECH line up with its saw head that can cut at 90° and be adjusted to cut at a 3° head cant. Now available with optional powered head tilt and digital angle display. Featuring a 22″H x 18″W capacity, 5 HP motor, and 1 1/4″ blade, the VW18 II is a reliable choice for all your light to medium-duty, vertical metal cutting applications.


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS


Rectangular Capacity at 90°

22” H x 18” W

558 mm H x 457 mm W

Round Capacity at 90°

17.5″

438 mm*

* If cutting a round piece larger than 12.5”, tall square vise inserts are required. Please note that tall square vise inserts allow for 90° cuts only.

Blade Dimensions

1.25” x 16’3”

34 mm x 4978 mm

Blade Drive

5 HP VFD

3.75 kW VFD

Blade Speed

65-385 sfm

19-117 m/min

Coolant Tank Capacity

12 US gal

45 liters

Machine Weight

2700 lbs

1227 kg

Machine Dimensions

36” W

95” L

96” H

914 mm W

2413 mm L

2438 mm H


OPTIONS

  • Power tilt
  • Chip bucket
  • Hydraulic overhead bundling*
  • Mist lubrication
  • Work stop*
  • Tall square vise inserts
  • Variable vise pressure
  • Power transformer
  • Idler conveyors

*Bundling and work stop cannot be used at the same time

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Hydmech

The industry leader in band saw technology for 40 years, Hyd Mech strives for excellence in quality band saw machines.

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Eberle

Eberle provides a large variety of high-tech band saw blades including bimetal, coated bimetal and carbide blades for all your cutting demands.

Kasco

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