gang saw


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gang saw

[′gaŋ ‚sȯ]
(mechanical engineering)
A steel frame in which thin, parallel saws are arranged to operate simultaneously in cutting logs.

gang saw

A powered assemblage of parallel reciprocating saw blades; used to cut a quarry block into slabs; generally utilizes a loose abrasive material with water, or diamond or tungsten carbide blade inserts, to effect the cutting.
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The Gang Saw consists of up to 13 horizontal circular says that have to be precisely set to produce boards of equal thickness.
The sash gang saw was used to both straight saw and curve saw the two-sided cants.
After the dealer was arrested, the gang saw through Peter's guise and issued a contract for his death.
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Detectives believe the van was abandoned because the gang saw a police checkpoint.
In all cases, curve sawing is as an integrated system suited as a retrofit to existing gang saw lines or as part of a new line whenever a considerable share of the mill's timber is small-sized, somewhat crooked logs.
Police believe the gang saw him withdraw the cash from the bank.
He added that testing and training is underway on the second gang saw that was installed recently, as well as the new profile saw, while a new bridge saw is being installed this week.
Pre-Qualification: Factories having jumbo gang saw machine / multi cutter machine along with one auto line polishing and one edge cutting machine.
P] = thickness of the distance insert (the system of frictional group fastening of mini gang saw blades in frame sawing machine is described in details in Orlowski et al.
With his sidekick Stephen Sugg, the gang saw themselves as Dublin's new mafia.
Tyrrell said the quarry had taken delivery of its second Gaspari Menotti gang saw and expected to have it up and running by the end of March.