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Morse Carbide Tipped Quiksilver Blade problems

by aterrell
posted 12-10-2018 02:57 PM


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pottz

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#1 posted 12-10-2018 11:06 PM

i assume you mean a table saw,and by correctly youve checked that the blade is aligned parallel to the fence? this is the biggest problem when you get burning.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#2 posted 12-11-2018 12:35 AM



i assume you mean a table saw,and by correctly youve checked that the blade is aligned parallel to the fence? this is the biggest problem when you get burning.

- pottz

Hard to say. My search came up with this.

http://www.mkmorse.com/carbidetipped

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#3 posted 12-11-2018 12:36 AM

I think he mean band saw.

http://www.mkmorse.com/quiksilverHEF

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#4 posted 12-11-2018 12:37 AM

BTW never hard of this brand.

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#5 posted 12-11-2018 12:44 AM

yeah i saw that,but burning from a bandsaw? they do make table saw blades and sawzall blades too so we’ll have to wait for a little better explanation.hard to help someone with vague info.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#6 posted 12-11-2018 12:45 AM

What is the blade TPI?

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aterrell

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#7 posted 12-11-2018 12:49 AM

Sorry Yes it is a bandsaw. I thought I put that in the post but I didn’t. It is a 3 tpi. It smokes the wood with a very strong smell and can even see the smoke in the air. I have had this from a dull regular blade but a quick resharpen and it is back to cutting fine. The odd thing is that if I push the wood through faster it doesn’t burn. But the blade doesn’t leave a nice smooth finish that I expected. I got the blade from a wood working store.

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#8 posted 12-11-2018 02:25 PM

Do the teeth have any set to them? Any chance the wood you are cutting is trying to pinch closed after the cut?

If you are resawing it will have a sweet spot as far as feed rate.

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#9 posted 12-12-2018 01:17 AM

Morse is more known for their metal cutting blades which don’t have the amount of set that wood cutting blades have. Are you sure the blade you got was for wood and not metal?

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#10 posted 12-12-2018 01:51 AM

he said its only 3tpi though.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#11 posted 12-12-2018 01:57 AM



Do the teeth have any set to them? Any chance the wood you are cutting is trying to pinch closed after the cut?

If you are resawing it will have a sweet spot as far as feed rate.

- RobHannon

Carbide tipped bandsaw blades don’t have set per se. They are not bent out like a carbon or bi-metal blade, the teeth are ground like a table saw blade.

To the OP which model blade do you have? Have you tried cutting different wood?

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