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geoff adams05/07/2018 17:01:28
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picked up a cold saw cheap

need to make a base and vice for it

question the blade is running anti clockwise up cutting towards the moving jaw

is this ok to me it should run the other way to push the work into the fixed jaw

thanks Geoff

Speedy Builder505/07/2018 17:14:19
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My RAGE saw cuts upwards - fantastic bit of kit. Refer to this forum re Hot Chips !!

mechman4805/07/2018 17:25:42
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I was always under the impression that cold saws always run clockwise... down onto the base & into the fixed jaw thinking​... learn something new every day!


Ady105/07/2018 19:03:10
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They tend to cut upwards to pull the machine down onto the work

It's "safer"... unless the work happens to be you

(I don't like machines with teeth)

Neil Wyatt05/07/2018 19:50:29
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Cold saw, cole slaw, cold sore... English is a wonderful language...


richardandtracy05/07/2018 20:51:41
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Yeah, but not sure I'd like to live there.



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