Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools, Services
Benchtop Blade Sharpening System increases company productivity.
Press Release Summary:
June 6, 2014 - Reducing downtime caused by waiting for blades to be returned by third-party sharpener, ProEdge Sharpening System lets companies re-hone industrial circular blades at their location. Bench-top machine hones blades from 3.94–15.75 in. dia and handles any standard single- or double-beveled blade to produce burr-free edges and bevels from 0° to 32°. Operating on 120 V service (220 V available), portable machine utilizes diamond-impregnated sharpening disks and has quick disc changeover system.
Original Press Release
New ProEdge Sharpening System Allows Companies to Re-Hone Circular Blades In-House to Save Time and Money
Press release date: May 28, 2014
Southbridge, MA – Designed for companies that want to consistently deliver high quality yields from their cutting or processing operations, the ProEdge Shapening System is now available from Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions (IBS). This safe, simple, economical and effective machine allows you to re-hone industrial circular blades at your location. The ProEdge Sharpening System reduces blade changeover delays and machine downtime caused by waiting for blades to be returned by a third-party sharpener. This new bench-top machine is easy to operate and is designed to hone blades from a minimum of 100mm/3.94” diameter up to a maximum diameter of 400 mm/15.75”. This system can handle any standard single or double beveled blade to produce burr-free edges and bevels from 0 to 32 degrees.
Operating on standard 120 volt service (220 volt machines are available upon request), the ProEdge Sharpening System is simple and safe to use and takes users only minutes to learn how to re-hone blades. Made in the USA with operator safety in mind, this machine utilizes diamond-impregnated sharpening disks, which do not generate dust like grinding wheels.
Weighing less than 100 pounds, the ProEdge Shapening System is portable and can be moved to accommodate changing production operations within manufacturing plants. It also comes with a quick disc changeover system allowing operators to replace sharpening disks on the machine in seconds.
Backed by 140 years of experience, Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions is a leading producer of industrial knives and blades for a wide variety of markets including food processing, cloth and textile and leather, hose and tube, tire and rubber, package converting, paper and packaging and abrasives as well as for general industrial applications. Hyde Tools, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of industrial machine and hand knives and tools for remodeling, restoration, building trades and do-it-yourselfers in North America.
For more information on the new ProEdge Sharpening System, contact Hyde IBS, 54 Eastford Road, Southbridge, MA 01550. Phone: 800-872-4933. Or visit our website at www.hydeblades.com
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