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This saw can cut many common building materials. The problem with this is there is a tendency to think it can cut anything economically. This is NOT true.<br>
 
This saw can cut many common building materials. The problem with this is there is a tendency to think it can cut anything economically. This is NOT true.<br>
 
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The stock multipurpose blade is awesome, but there are some things that should not be cut with it!<br>
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'''The stock multipurpose blade is awesome, according to specifications the multipurpose blade ''can'' cut:'''<br>
According to specifications ''the multipurpose blade can cut'':<br>
 
 
Mild Steel<br>
 
Mild Steel<br>
 
Aluminum<br>
 
Aluminum<br>
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Some Plastics<br>
 
Some Plastics<br>
 
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The multipurpose blade will not last as long or will get broken cutting:<br>
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'''The multipurpose blade should ''not'' be used to cut:'''<br>
 
Steel harder then mild steel (abrasive cut off wheels should be used for harder than mild steel, abrasive cut off wheels are a much cheaper to cut hardened steel rather than damaging the $70.00 multipurpose blade)<br>
 
Steel harder then mild steel (abrasive cut off wheels should be used for harder than mild steel, abrasive cut off wheels are a much cheaper to cut hardened steel rather than damaging the $70.00 multipurpose blade)<br>
 
Masonry and tile products (requires optional diamond blade)<br>
 
Masonry and tile products (requires optional diamond blade)<br>
Fiberglass<br>
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Basically anything not in the can cut list above.<br>
 
 
== List of Currently Certified Users ==
 
== List of Currently Certified Users ==
 
'''This tool requires certification for use.'''
 
'''This tool requires certification for use.'''

Revision as of 21:02, 1 November 2012


Evolution RAGE Saw
Owner/Loaner Dan Meyer
Make/Model Rage 2
Arrival Date 2012
Usability WORKING
Contact Dan Meyer
Where Machine Shop
Authorization Needed yes
Hackable no
Estimated Value $250
Host Area {{{hostarea}}}


Evolution RAGE Saw Dan Meyer Area: {{{hostarea}}} https://wiki.pumpingstationone.org/Evolution_RAGE_Saw



Note

This saw can cut many common building materials. The problem with this is there is a tendency to think it can cut anything economically. This is NOT true.

The stock multipurpose blade is awesome, according to specifications the multipurpose blade can cut:
Mild Steel
Aluminum
Wood
Wood with nails
Some Plastics

The multipurpose blade should not be used to cut:
Steel harder then mild steel (abrasive cut off wheels should be used for harder than mild steel, abrasive cut off wheels are a much cheaper to cut hardened steel rather than damaging the $70.00 multipurpose blade)
Masonry and tile products (requires optional diamond blade)

List of Currently Certified Users

This tool requires certification for use.

Qualified Member Trained By
Dan Meyer Dan Meyer
Shawn Blaszak Dan Meyer
Jordan Bunker Dan Meyer
Steve Finkelman Dan Meyer

This tool may require training to be used correctly.

Training Resources

Links:
Evolution Rage 2 14" (355mm) TCT Multipurpose Cut Off Saw