Vertical Tilt-Frame Saw

8-Mark-II Vertical Tilt-Frame Band Saw


  • All-Mechanical Design
  • Cast Iron Construction
  • Metal Cutting
  • Large Adaptable Work Table

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Capacity: 90°
18" x 22"
Capacity: 45°
18" x 12.75"
Speed Range
50-450 fpm infinitely variable speed drive system.
Front-Mounted Speed Control
Allows blade speed to be adjusted from operator's control station.
Feed Range
0 - 140 lbs. infinitely variable direct reading scale balance beam.
T-Slotted Work Table
Work area 24.25" x 33"; table height 34.5"; four machined T-slots accept .625" (15.5 mm) T-Bolts.
Miter Cutting
Column and blade tilt up to 45° right and left of vertical; work always stationary. Built in protractor.
Quick-Action Vise
Maximum opening 18". Jaws can be shifted to either right or left side of blade. Jaws are 6" high, 12" wide.
Automatic Stops
Adjustable stops can be pre-set to stop advance and return of blade and to stop motor at any location within the 18" travel of the blade.
Coolant System
Built in with Flood system, available with added optional drop lubrication system. Controlled by on-off selector switch at operator's station. Tank capacity 21 gallons.
Flushing Hose
Washes chips from hard-to-get-at places reducing clean-up time.
Power Chip Brush
Together with blade wipers and flood coolant keep blade teeth free of chips.
Carbide Guide System
Guides are stationary and can be rotated to present new guiding surface to the blade. Upper and lower guides have preloaded carbide-faced back-up blocks to support back edge of the blade.
Blade
14' 6" Long x 1" Wide x .035" Thick. One Welded-Edge Band Blade is furnished with each machine.
Motors
Main; 5 H.P., 1800 RPM, totally enclosed fan cooled. Coolant Pump; 1/8 H.P. enclosed motor-built-in integrally.
575-3-60 VOLT OPTION
If ordering the 575 volt machine, it will be wired for 480 volt operation and a transformer will be provided with the machine.
220-1-60 VOLT OPTION
A Phase-A-Matic phase converter is shipped with the machine and a 40 AMP service is required.
High Column
Column 6” longer than standard, providing increased vertical capacity to 28” at vertical position and 17” high at 45°.
High Jaws - jaws only
10” high x 12” wide in place of standard jaws provided with machine. Do not permit miter cutting.
45° High Jaws - jaws only
In place of standard jaws provided with machine. One Front Jaw and one Rear Jaw, both mitered 45°, 10” high x 12” wide.
3° Canted Column (Standard Column)
Modification of standard column to add 3° forward approach angle, for increased efficiency in cutting of structural materials. Note: Changes horizontal capacity to 17”.
3° Canted Column (High Column)
Modification of standard High Column to add 3° forward approach angle. Note: Changes horizontal capacity to 16.75”.
Optional High Speed Modification
120 – 1080 fpm (36 – 329 m/min); main motor changed to 10 H.P., totally enclosed, fan cooled. Only available in 460-3-60 volt machine order.
Mist Lube – Automatic
Drop Lubrication System. (Requires compressed air connection 60-120psi) SUPPLEMENTARY EQUIPMENT UPON REQUEST.
First Section Dead Roller Conveyor
5’0” LONG, with five ball bearing rollers, 2.5” diameter, spaced on 12” centers, two stands, one end stop, and mounting bracket.  
Extension Dead Roller Conveyor
5’ 0” LONG, five ball bearing rollers, 2.5” diameter, spaced on 12” centers, one stand, attached to the first section dead roller.
First Section Dead Roller Conveyor Free Standing
5’ 0” LONG, with five ball bearing rollers, 2.5” diameter, spaced on 12” centers, two stands, and one end stop.
Extension Dead Roller Conveyor Free Standing
5’ 0” LONG, with five ball bearing rollers, 2.5” diameter, spaced on 12” centers, with one stand.  
First Section Dead Roller Conveyor with Manual Length Gauge
10’ 0” LONG, ten ball bearing rollers, 2.5” diameter, spaced on 12” centers, includes Dead Stop, Tilting Type Gauge; manually operated.
Extension Dead Roller Conveyor with Gauge Rail
5’ 0” LONG, five ball bearing rollers, 2.5” diameter, spaced on 12” centers. Equipped with gauge rail and measuring tape extensions.