Guide Bearing Failure on BS250

April 9, 2016 Nigel 0

I went to change the blade on my Record BS250 bandsaw and the lower set of bearings were locked solid, you could just about feel movement if you rocked them back and forth. I removed the metal shields [more…]

Record BS250 Bandsaw

April 1, 2016 Nigel 0

My old bandsaw has broken, nothing too serious, but the casting around the guides broke and being a friction based guide system I just thought enough is enough. In addition it was a tad underpowered [more…]

Proxxon MBS 240/e Micro Bandsaw

April 1, 2016 Nigel 0

Specification 220 – 240V. Blade speed adjustable from 180 to 330/min. Throat 150mm, max height 85mm. Table 200 x 200, tiltable to 458. One blade 1,065 x 0.4mm, 14TPI is included. Reveiw A solid bandsaw [more…]