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Old 08-06-2018, 06:40 AM   #11 (permalink)
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That blade cuts from both directions!
I think that is in case you made a mistake and you can back up.
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I watched a video recently (somewhere) and the sawing is intentionally both directions. More efficient that way; log goes through and gets sliced, then moves over an inch or two and gets sliced going back; I canít remember if the log moves back and forth or the saw moves.
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That's only one thing I want to say, I wish I had one of those, sometimes...!

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I own a Wood-Mizer LT 15 and would love a band that cuts both ways. My wife and I just finished milling around 35 (approx. 650sq') trees off our property that will soon be a deck. It's a lot of work and can be fun but it's still a lot of work. With a saw blade that cuts both directions it would have cut out time in half.
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From what I got , I think I have to join face book to view. No way

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It might make me a little nervous trimming pen blanks with that.
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Betcha that blade plays heck on thrust bearings!!

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