The York Saw & Knife Blog

Bringing Efficiency to Gypsum Board Manufacturing

  Good news for gypsum board manufacturers! We have developed a solution that is extending the time between blade cleanings and changes in machines.   Most gypsum board production lines incorporate a serrated/toothed knife for their master cut off operation.  Due to the  inherent properties of the gypsum, these knives are subject to a build-up along […]

Happy Holidays from York Saw and Knife

    We owe our success to your support! Thank you for a great 2013!  York Saw & Knife will be closing Tuesday, December 24 at noon and will be closed on Wednesday, December 25 and Wednesday, January 1 in observation of the Christmas & New Year’s holidays.  Best wishes for a happy holiday season […]

The 12 Days of Industrial Knives and Blades

You may be surprised to learn that our industrial knives and blades are used to cut items you use and see every day.  Over the next 12 days,  we will unveil goods that our knives or blades have been used to manufacture that are commonly found around this time at a holiday dinner, much like the one […]

Looking Ahead: Industry Trends

Are you starting to prepare for 2014? Want to know what you should expect in the industry next year?  Below we have compiled links for  industry trends for 2014.  We will keep updating them throughout the month of December! Remember even with the new trends in each industry, we can help you!  We have provided thousands […]

Welcome Michael Rhodes to our Engineering Team!

  Please join us in welcoming Michael Rhodes to the York Saw & Knife team.  Mike is an engineer and will be working in our engineering department with Joe Cauvin. Mike has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Penn State University and is a graduate of Dover Area High School.  He […]

Sending Samples

Are you sending us a sample or drawing  for us to  reverse engineer a cutting solution for you?  Please make sure you  include this form with your drawing or sample.   The form asks for information that can assist in providing you with a better design and quote.   We will use the sample and/or drawing along with […]

PACK Expo 2013 Wrap-up

Last month we attended PACK Expo in Las Vegas.  This year’s show held from September 23-25,  had record breaking attendance with over 1,700 exhibitors and 28,000 attendees!  We had a great show and were able to meet many new and existing contacts! If you were able to visit our booth in the South Hall, you […]

See You at PACK Expo!

Along with debuting a new booth design this year, every day during PACK Expo at 2 pm we will be drawing a winner for aa fabulous York Saw & Knife branded Lands’ End gift back!  PACK EXPO is held September 23-25 in Las Vegas and is the largest packaging and processing show in the world. […]

PACK EXPO 2013: Register for Free Passes

  Are you getting as excited as we are? PACK EXPO is just around the corner!  We will be exhibiting again this year at PACK EXPO in Las Vegas.  PACK EXPO is the largest packaging and processing show in the world and the only show you need to attend to find all your solutions in one place! […]

Cross Cutter and Slitter Blades for the Non-Woven Industry

York Saw and Knife manufactures numerous industrial cutting blades, but this season we are featuring our guillotine and circular slitter knives, especially the winder & re-winder cut off knives.  These type of blades are used in the non-woven industry.  Our blades offer cutting solutions to enhance blade durability and application issues, including the problematic sticking and melting of […]