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Proxxon X-Y table

Pump system

Im pround to present Silver Blade 4, professional saw for cutting meteorites.

This tool is in 100% my own project. It was from begining designed only for cuting meteorites. This saw make possible cut all types of space rocks fast and easy.

Silver Blade 4 features:
- very easy cutting
- relatively small cut loses (<20%)
- big accuracy in cuting (0.05 mm)
- possible to use all types of blades up to 25cm diameter
- fast and easy specimens mounting
- fast and easy unmounting all elements

Specimen mounting:
In Silver Blade 4 meteorite specimen is mounted on movable platform placed on Proxxon KT-70 X-Y compound table. It can be moved in 3 dimensions all the time, also when meteorite is cut. This table is used to set thickness of every slice, becouse in X-axis it move under blade. In Y-axis table move parallel to the blade. Finally platform moves in Z-axis (up-down) and there You push with Your hands specimen up under blade and cut it.
Meteorite is glued to small iron plate with hot plastic glue that You can buy in every Castorama or Leroy-Merlin. This is very fast and precize way to place and hold specimen in place. Its the best method for specimens mounting.

Cooling system:
Siver Blade 4 using closed circulation of coolant. You can use water, alcohol or other coolants. Coolant is moved by small pump, through pipes directly to place of cutting. You do not need to worry that coolant will be finish in half of cutting process. You can use the same coolant for hours or days without problems. Every broken meteorite particles and dust flow down to pump container, stay there and can be removed later without lose it.

Silver Blade 4 parameters:
- weight: +/- 30kg
- size: 50x40x45cm (XYZ) body
- 2800 rotation per minute motor, 0.38kW power
- 350 litres per hour pump
- body made from wood and copper PCB laminate
- 10cm x 0.3mm and 15cm x 0.3mm blades included
- tools and spanners for saw included
- one pistol for hot glue and 1kg glue included

PRICE: 1000€

Over Europe +80€. Saw will be send in strong wood box.

If You are interested, please contact me

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