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How to Request a Quote with York Saw & Knife

York Saw and Knife has been a premier manufacturer of top-quality custom saw and knife products since 1906. Some of the nation’s leading companies have placed their trust in our products, and we invite you to try them for yourself. But first, you’ll need to request a quote. Today we’re here to show you what it […]

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FLATTENING AND TENSIONING CIRCULAR KNIVES AND SAW BLADES

Many people fail to understand the importance of the correct blade flatness and tension in providing a consistent cut. The fact is, a flat blade plays a critical role in the quality of your final product. Flattening and tensioning your blades provides improved performance in any cutting application, as it assures that the blades will run at […]

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Guide To Rockwell Hardness

If you’re in a business that uses any cutting tool, you’ll likely be familiar with the term “Rockwell hardness.” However, you might not know precisely what Rockwell hardness is. You’ll see a value attached to your cutting knives expressed as “Rockwell C” with a number attached, such as “RC45” or “RC60.” But what is the […]

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Blade Manufacturing

No matter the industry, you’ll appreciate the value of having high quality cutting tools. Industrial machine knives are indispensable components in your system. They’re used to reduce material size while processing products from paper to pork. While you may know your processes  involving machine knives, please consider the requirements we need to manufacture your knives. […]

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Packaging Industry Trends

On a global scale, the packaging industry is an enormous economic generator. Statistics from the well-recognized Smithers Pica organization indicate the world packaging industry’s market value will reach $1 trillion by 2020. That’s up from $839 billion in 2015. Consumer trends and industry trends for packaging drive this gigantic growth rate. To understand this phenomenon and appreciate where […]

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