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The three main types of bandsaw blades are carbon blades, bi-metal blades, and carbide-tipped blades.

Your Guide to Carbide-Tipped Band Saw Blades




There are many different types of bandsaw blades that one can choose from. The three main types of blades are carbon blades, bi-metal blades, and carbide-tipped blades. Depending on your specific applications, different blades will suit your operations better. Choosing the wrong blade can result in inefficient operations and possibly even bandsaw damage.


In today’s blog, we will be talking about carbide-tipped bandsaw blades, their benefits, and uses.


Carbide-tipped band saw blades typically feature longer lifespans and faster cutting times. Carbide is a material that boasts high durability and heat resistance, thus lending higher performances to carbide-tipped blades. As such, they are popularly used in industrial facilities where hard metals are cut. With a strong carbide-tipped blade, cutting will encounter less vibrations, thus resulting in straighter and more consistent cuts.


With that said, it is important to make sure your carbide-tipped bandsaw blades fit well with your bandsaws. Make sure to consult with bandsaw experts who will be able to provide professional advice on the use and maintenance of carbide-tipped bandsaw blades in conjunction with the machinery that you have.


At Industrial Bandsaw Services, we supply our bandsaw blades from Eberle, an internationally-renowned blade manufacturer. They provide a wide variety of blades, including carbide-tipped blades that come with a number of other key features. Here are some of the carbide-tipped bandsaw blades in our inventory:


  • CT-Flex Nano
  • CT-Flex 3000
  • CT-Flex 4000
  • CT-Flex CHM
  • CT-Flex ALU XL
  • CT-Flex Pro


The Eberle CT-Flex series boasts some of the most high performance and advanced blade design technology. They are particularly well-suited for tough-to-cut metals and steels. Some of these blade tips are also coated with finishings that give them extra heat and wear-resistant properties. The consistent performance of these blades also result in low material loss, providing for more efficient and cost-saving operations.


When it comes to carbide-tipped blades, it is important to ensure you maintain the machinery and the blade properly. Contact us at Industrial Bandsaw Services today to learn more about our products and services!


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