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Jet VBS-18MW Bandsaw


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This tool requires induction
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Owing to it's dangerous nature, delicate nature, or expense, this tool requires that you be inducted on it's proper handling before use.

Introduction

Jet VBS 18MW Bandsaw

The Manual for the bandsaw is available here. The bandsaw requires induction before use and this is enforced by a card lock system. The bandsaw uses a 3480mm (137") blade.

Current Status

Date Status Comment
10th September 2018 Functional

Planned Upgrades

Parts and upgrades that are planned/Budgeted/Purchased for in the near future


Jet Bandsaw Caretakers

Inductions

The following people are able to provide inductions on the Jet Bandsaw

Name/Contact Notes
Luke-B All levels - Taking a break from rLab at the moment
Steve-R Level-1 Only
Mark-M Level-1 Only

Maintainers

These are the people who look after and repair the Jet bandsaw, they're the ones to contact if there's any problems with it

Name Notes
Luke-B Taking a break from rLab at the moment
Steve-R Around reading about 50% of the time

Recent Changes

If you make any non-trivial changes to the Jet bandsaw or perform maintenance please note it here, delete records older than 1 yr

  • Replaced twisted ripper blade with a new one, adjusted tracking and blade lead. Stever (talk) 11:43, 28 October 2019 (UTC)
  • Fitted new ripping blade and corrected blade-lead Stever (talk) 05:13, 31 March 2019 (UTC)
  • Changed oil in gearbox and corrected blade-lead Stever (talk) 06:42, 17 January 2019 (UTC)