Cutting Lab

This lab provides a wide range of cutting, grinding and sample mounting solutions. 


 Cutting Saws

LECO MSX255 M2: Abrasive Saw
  • Ideal for creating medium-sized sections from automotive, ceramics, and composite parts
  • 12-inch blade capacity
  • 5.36 HP motor.
LECO CM24: Abrasive Saw
  • B12" Diameter Blade
  • 5 HP Motor
  • Cutting Capacity 4"
  • Recirculating Coolant System



Buehler Samplmet 2: Abrasive Cutter

  • Table Top Abrasive Saw
  • Smallest, most affordable laboratory abrasive cutter
  • Designed to meet low volume user needs
  • Compact design, requires no air
  • Fastener vise available
  • Durable 1HP (735W) motor and 9" (229 mm) wheel enables 1" (32mm) cut capacity



Supertek Surface Grinder
  • Automated
  • 8 im wheel
Band Saw
LECO VC-50: Precision Diamond Saw
  • 0 to 500 RPM variable-speed selection
  • Precision micrometer in inches or millimeters for accurate positioning of samples
  • Complete with a 5-inch (127 mm) x 0.014-inch (0.38 mm) thick diamond blade
  • Sliding weight assembly provides convenient load application
  • Automatic shut-off allows unattended operation
  • Vise for samples up to 1.00-inch (25 mm) included

       Due to the delicate and specific nature of the blades, users must supply their own. 





LECO BG-30: Single belt grinders for wet or dry applications
  • Heavy-duty 1 hp motor
  • Enclosed belt tension mechanism
  • Safety guards
  • Corrosion-resistant aluminum for all external surfaces
  • Stainlees steel for all internal parts
LECO PR-4X: Mounting Press
  • Designed to mount samples in the thermoset bakelite
  • Four interchangeable mold sizes: 1.25 inch, 1.50 inch, 40 mm, and 50 mm
  • Pre-programmed methods for different mounting materials
  • Integrated heating and cooling
  • Sealed electro-hydraulic design—no pneumatic requirements
  • Low working mold assembly height—15 inch