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How is it Made? Band Saw Manufacturing

Ever wonder how we make our large band saw blades for sawmills? Here’s a quick overview on our manufacturing process! OST’s saws are of the highest quality because they start the manufacturing process using only the best raw materials, including Uddeholm steel. Every Oleson Saw blade is manufactured using the state of the art technology. We […]

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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 the teeth and […]

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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 […]

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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 has […]

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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 […]

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