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Ripping Hardwood

There are many popular hardwood species used for woodworking projects, including oak, maple, poplar, cherry, birch and walnut. When working with these wood varieties for projects like flooring, you may need to rip the wood. Ripping refers to cutting the wood along its grain for a lengthwise cut. This type of cut is easy to […]

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Food Contact Safe Stainless Steel

Stainless steel is an ideal and popular material for food-grade industrial blades because it: Has great durability against dents, nicks and breaks Is easy to clean Requires no protective coating Is chemically neutral, preventing odor and flavor transfer Resists acid erosion Chromium gives stainless steel its high corrosion resistance by acting as a chromium oxide […]

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Types of Food Packaging

Food packaging is necessary for protecting contents from contamination, tampering and damage, and it also serves to determine portion sizes and display product information. Because the packaging needs for various types of food differ, many kinds of food packaging materials are available, including: Aseptic processing Bags Boxes Cans Cartons Flexible packaging Pallets Trays Wrappers Aseptic […]

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Parts Of A Bandsaw

Share This Infographic on your site by copying and pasting the code below:<a href=’https://www.yorksaw.com/parts-of-a-bandsaw/’><img src=’https://www.yorksaw.com/content/uploads/2020/05/Bandsaw-Parts-Infographic.png’ width=’100%’ border=’0′ /></a> The parts of a bandsaw are: Frame Base Motor Power switch Dust port Bandsaw table Titer gauge Table tilt lever Tracking knob Tension knob Rapid tension lever Height adjustment knob Blade Wheels Bandsaw tires For custom woodworking, […]

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Saw Blade Tooth Count: How to Choose a Saw Blade

The timely changing of saw blades is essential for ensuring your tool cuts properly without damaging the workpiece — and for reducing the risk of injury to the operator. If you’re looking to purchase replacement blades for your saws, you’ll need to consider the type of saw and your specific cutting needs and applications. Specifically, […]

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