Service Communautaire d'Information sur la Recherche et le Développement - CORDIS

A new model for process calculation and a new saw blade for the cutting of stone

A calculation model has been developed which allows a decision to be made between high productivity and lowest cost.

The new sawblade has the following benefits:
kerf width, -16%;
stiffness, +15%;
noise pressure level, -9 dB(A);
surface roughness, -42% Rmax;
run out, -56%;
cutting costs, -10 to 12%.