Cutoff Knives

Cutoff Knives

cut off machine knives

Also known as “cut off blades” or “guillotine knives,” YSK industrial cutoff knives are a high quality solution to packaging, converting, and processing applications utilizing a guillotine- or swing-style cut-off operation.

Each of our cutoff knife products is expertly manufactured at our York, PA facility with the same precision and care as all our industrial blade products.

Whether you are an OEM looking for high-quality stock blades or an end user looking for a custom cutting edge for your specific application, trust York Saw & Knife to deliver the ultimate cutting edge – our lead times are some of the best in the industry, and there’s no minimum order requirement, ever!

Free Test Cutting Service: We’ll Do The Hard Work for You!

Did you know York Saw & Knife is the only industrial machine knife manufacturer to offer free test cutting services?

OEM or end-user, customer or not, if you’re experiencing problems with excessive blade wear, incomplete cuts, and overall sub-par cutoff knife performance, York Saw & Knife offers no obligation, free test cutting service for your guillotine-style cut off applications.

Let our engineers do the hard work for you, we guarantee you’ll be satisfied with the results. Submit Your RFQ Now →

Cutoff Knife Materials

Choosing the right material for your application plays a major part in the overall success of the cut & overall longevity of the blade. YSK machine knives are available in a number of materials to make sure your custom blades have the ultimate cutting edge:

  • High Carbon
  • Stainless Steel
  • Solid Carbide
  • Ceramic
  • 52100
  • M-2
  • D-2
  • CPM 10V

Not sure which cutoff knife solution is right for you? Request a free consultation from one of our sales engineers →

Cutoff Knife Edge Configurations

cutoff knife teeth

While the material that comprises your blade may affect its overall longevity, tooth geometries can be adjusted to help you cut clean & improve the performance of your cutting machines. York Saw & Knife industrial cutoff knives can be engineered with a number of different tooth profiles to help you optimize your application:

  • Standard V
  • Vari Depth V
  • Scalloped
  • L Style
  • Hi/Low V
  • Scalloped
  • Peg Style
  • Slant Tooth

Cutoff Knife Industry Uses

Cut off knives can be suitable for processing materials in every imaginable industry:

  • Packaging
  • Converting
  • Meat/Food Processing
  • Paper
  • Plastic
  • Foil/Film
  • Bakery
  • Rubber
  • Printing
  • Tube Manufacturing
  • Foam
  • Confectionery
  • Leather
  • Corrugated Products
  • Textiles

Don’t see the cut off blade you’re looking for? Since 1906, York Saw & Knife has provided thousands of custom cutting solutions for dozens of industrial applications. Contact us today to discuss your application →