Cobalt Saw Blades cut through various metals.

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Featuring 8% cobalt cutting edge and shatterproof bi-metal design, Long Life blades are designed to optimize performance of reciprocating saws using 1/2-inch universal shank. Blades cut through structural steel, pipe, conduit, sheet metal, heavy-gauge rebar, barstock, and angle iron, and are available in 4 designs ranging in size from 6 x 3/4 in. to 12 x 1 in.

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IDEAL Metal-Cutting Reciprocating Saw Blades Are Engineered to be Industry's Longest Lasting

SYCAMORE, IL, June 21, 2006 - Delivering up to three times the number of cuts as standard metal-cutting reciprocating saw blades, new Long Life blades from IDEAL are the contractor's choice for unmatched value, accuracy and speed.

Designed to optimize the performance of reciprocating saws from Milwaukee®, Makita®, DeWalt® and others using a 1/2-inch universal shank, IDEAL Long Life saw blades cleanly cut through structural steel, pipe, conduit, sheet metal as well as heavy-gauge metals such as rebar, barstock and angle iron.

Engineered to be the longest lasting metal-cutting blades available, IDEAL Long Life metal-cutting reciprocating saw blades feature an 8% cobalt cutting edge along with a shatterproof bi-metal design for extreme durability that translates into a service life up to 10 times that than carbon steel blades.

IDEAL Long Life blades are available in four designs ranging in size from 6" x 3/4" to 12" x 1".

For more information, contact IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC., Becker Place, Sycamore, Illinois 60178. Or phone 1-800-435-0705, Fax: 1-800-533-4483. On the web,

IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. has been serving the electrical industry since 1916. IDEAL is one of the world's leading manufacturers of professional quality tools and supplies serving installation professionals in the construction, maintenance, data communications and original equipment manufacturing industries.


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