Duratec SFB Bandsaw Blade 142" x 1/2" x 4tpi Hook
The Starrett Duratec™ SFB Blade combines the best features of a flexback and a hardback into a Super Bandsaw Blade. Made from carbon steel with a flexible back, the blade is designed for contour...
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Flexible carbon steel back
Fine tooth pitch for smooth cuts
Cuts hardwood and softwood
For all vertical/stationary two-wheel bandsaws
Blade Selection in just a few steps
Blade Length - check owner’s manual for details
Blade Width - Use the widest blade possible for straight cuts. Radius cuts, use the following
1/8” radius = 1/8” blade
5/16” radius = 3/16” blade
5/8” radius = ¼” blade
1-7/16” radius = 3/8” blade
2-5/8” = ½” blade
Regular – A conventional tooth used for general purpose sawing, straight or zero rake..
Hook – A 10° rake angle for fast cutting of hardwoods.
Skip – A 0° rake angle with expanded gullet area, excellent for cutting soft woods.
Pitch/Teeth per inch – Choose a coarser pitch if the speed of the cut is most important. Choose a fine pitch if finish is most important.
The Starrett Duratec™ SFB Blade combines the best features of a flexback and a hardback into a Super Bandsaw Blade. Made from carbon steel with a flexible back, the blade is designed for contour and straight cutting and is ideal for vertical and horizontal carpentry. The blade has many uses for wood, composites, plastics, MDF, and nonferrous metals.