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LEUCO perfects plastic cutting with three new saw blades

Published on : Monday, August 24, 2020

LEUCO is happy to announce their all new range of saw blades for cutting plastics perfectly. The three trump cards for plastics from LEUCO are perfect for ending all new challenges that are faced by the carpenters while sawing on the sliding table saw. Only circular saw blades specially designed for plastics achieve good quality and tool life. LEUCO offers three circular saw blades that are a very good solution for every type of plastic.

With four circular saw blades, carpenters master the challenges that arise from the increasing use of plastics in furniture and kitchens. Because plastics are very different. For example, thermoplastics such as polycarbonate and polystyrene easily get too warm and melt when sawing, while thermosets tend to tear out.

Leuco unveils saw blades for managing plastics

Plastics – The “Plastics” saw blade processes all transparent PMMA panels (e.g. Plexiglas), as well as transparent polystyrene panels (Wattolene). It also saws solid polycarbonate (PC) panels, available among others as Lexan and Makrolon. The application data such as feed rate, cutting speed, speed and saw protrusion can be found in the brochure ” Processing plastics: Precision tools for milling, drilling and sawing.

LEUCO g5 system

The sizing circular saw blade “G5” saws sheets made of polycarbonate with low wall thickness, for example twin-wall sheets , in the best quality. Light and brittle sheets made of extruded polystyrene can also be processed very well with it. They are common among Brands like Danopren and Efyos.

Solid Surface

“Solid Surface” is a saw blade tailored to hard and abrasive thermosetting plastics. High-pressure laminates (HPL) can be sawed quickly and in very good quality with this blade. It is ideally suited for use as a solid surface well-known mineral panels, after which LEUCO also named this saw blade. Such panels are available under brand names such as Avonite, Corian, Hi-Macs and Varicor.

Anti-Fingerprint

This saw blade provides excellent cutting quality in “anti-fingerprint” materials and for conventional plastics. The convex tooth flanks prevent scoring on the cut surfaces and flaring of the surfaces of sensitive materials.

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