Earnie - can you tell me about saw blade again?

Earnie,
A while ago you wrote about using a screw saw with a Cold Saw blade. Said it
worked great. I can't find that in the archives and I want to order one of the
blades. Can I get you to tell about that again? I'd really appreciate it.
What brand blade? Where'd you get it?
Thanks again,
-jim
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jim
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Thanks mucho, Ernie! (though you sound emphatic to me) I'll start the buying search.
-jim
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jim
Ernie and all,
Any chance these type of blades would cut 1/2 thick sheet steel?
I'm building an odd Box (26*26*11) out of 1/2 sheet steel, Its mostly welded together, but 2 of the 4 side walls I inadvertantly "Cut on the wrong side of the line" with the cuttin torch, and there a little tall.
Hand Grinding doesn't sound like a lot of fun, but running a skill saw down the two sides sounds simple enough!
Take Care, James Lerch
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(My telescope construction, Testing, and Coating site)
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James Lerch
Yes the blades will cut 1/2" plate. I have done it, but only with a worm drive saw. Just don't get in a hurry, and don't cut too close to the edge that you flame cut. Flame cutting creates an extremely hard edge, that is very unkind to cutting tools and shears.
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Ernie Leimkuhler

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