Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools

Sharp Guillotine Blades meet diverse market requirements.

Press Release Summary:

Oct 19, 2012 - Delivering crisp cuts every time throughout subsequent production runs, extra-sharp V-Tooth Serrated Straight Blades cleanly slice through such soft to medium-firm products and materials as foam, rubber, plastics, fabric, plastic films, and foods. Products come in standard, variable height, and multi-tooth configurations as well as scalloped or wave-edged designs in lengths from 2–48 in. Blades can be produced in various steel alloys, including carbon, high-speed, and stainless steels.

Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions - Southbridge, MA

Original Press Release

New Extra-Sharp V-Tooth Serrated Straight Blades Cut Across Multiple Production Markets

Press release date: Oct 19, 2012

Hyde’s New Leading-Edge Blade Technology Complements Full Range of Primary Processing Blades

Southbridge, MA – For cutting in food processing applications or through the toughest vacuum-sealed packaging, new V-Tooth Serrated Straight Blades from Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions (IBS) slice cleanly through foam, rubber, plastics, fabric, plastic films and foods to deliver crisp cuts time after time, production run after production run.

Designed for Food Processing, Converting, Foam, Rubber, Plastics and a myriad of Packaging manufacturing applications, extra-sharp Hyde IBS V-Tooth Serrated Straight Blades reduce waste resulting from the tearing and crumbing of products. Also known as guillotine blades, these blades are designed specifically to cut through a wide range of soft to medium-firm products and materials. They can be used across a wide range of cutting applications from slicing bread or creating packaging for the latest computer tablet.

Hyde IBS V-Tooth Serrated Straight Blades come in a variety of standard, variable height and multi-tooth configurations and scalloped or wave-edged designs. These razor-sharp blades are engineered on 5-axis grinding machines and are available in a range of sizes from 2” to 48” in length. Depending upon the cutting application, these blades can be produced in variety of steel alloys including carbon, high-speed and stainless steels.

Starting with a wide range of the highest grade alloy steels including powdered metals, Hyde employs proprietary processes in blanking, laser cutting, heat treating, grinding and polishing to ensure superior cutting performance of each individual blade. Manufactured in facilities with ISO 9001:2008 plant certification, durable Hyde IBS blades are engineered for long-life.

Backed by 135 years of experience, Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions is a leading producer of industrial knives and blades for awide 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 extra-sharp Hyde IBS V-Tooth Serrated Straight Blades, contact Hyde IBS, 54 Eastford Road, Southbridge, MA 01550. Phone: 800-872-4933. Or visit our website at