vertical band saw

vertical band saw

[′vərd·ə·kəl ′band ‚sȯ]
(mechanical engineering)
A band saw whose blade operates in the vertical plane; ideal for contour cutting.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Students applied what they learned in class, from using a drill press and vertical band saw to drilling holes to tolerance levels, Kay said.
Four tenders requesting local and international offers for the supply of (a) one vertical band saw for metal, (b) one grinding machine for piston rings, (c) one vertical honing machine for the same, also (d) one high stability industrial x ray cabinet (450 kV) for radio graphic and radio telescopic material inspection (raw steel, raw copper and raw aluminum).
Also being shown are Marvel's V10A2 vertical band saw with extra capacity of 10"x14" that cuts at angles up to 45[degrees] while the workpiece remains stationary on the table; the series Mark II vertical band saw with an 18"x22" capacity standard with an option to go up to 28" vertical; and Marvel's vertical series 25 band saw with a capacity of 25"x28" with an optional 37" high column.
PHOTO : A Delta model 20 vertical band saw machines a curved piece for the custom oak reception desk.