Bandsaw – Wood/Plastic

A band saw is generally used as a woodworking tool and with its narrow blade, is suitable for making straight or curved cuts (at which it excels) and is a relatively safe power tool when used with appropriate caution. A bandsaw is also an effective cutting tool for plexiglass for crafting projects.

Technical Data:

  • Power Requirements: 115VAC/1ph

User Manual:

Leased By:

  • David K.

Safety Considerations:

  • Safety glasses required for use of this tool
  • Makers under the age of XX need certified adult supervision.

Certification Process:


Read and view the material at the following links to help you prepare for using the band saw.

  • A video Introduction to the band saw
  • Several books are available for members to borrow from the FMS library.


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