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The PBR is a power fed rip saw designed to bring high production rates and substantial cost saving to a variety of users. Installation is quick and easy - no pit is needed, and with few training requirements the PBR will save you money right from the very first day. A 65mm wide pretensioned saw blade with a 1.6mm kerf gives a high timber recovery rate with waste savings of 60%.
The efficient cutting action of the PBR allows continuous feeding and requires far less operator effort than ripping on a conventional saw bench. A wide variety of stock sizes and types can be handfed. The power feed unit has 8 speeds and can be quickly set in the vertical, horizontal and angular planes. The roller bed fence is fully adjustable allowing accurate and precise feeding. Precision ground tables cant to 35 for narrow blade working, 20 for wide blade use when producing feathered stock. The high specification of the PBR gives you a ready to use machine with no hidden extras - no hidden costs. The PBR conforms to the latest Health and Safety regulations. Features are included throughout to minimise operator accident or machine damage. Noise levels are well within prescribed limits. Efficient dust extraction ensures the the PBR remains dust free during operation.
710 mm (28") - Power feed unit provides eight feed speeds 1.8 - 29.8 m/min (6 - 98 fpm), tilt table, brake. Takes saws up to 64 mm (2.5") wide. Two motors (7.5 kW (10 HP) to the main drive) (3 phase). Capacity: Max under sawguide 480 mm (19"), throat 670 mm (26.5").
Factory remanufactured equipment from Wadkin is of the very highest standards. Each machine is stripped down to the machine frame and then reassembled with any worn or defective parts replaced, beds reground, all health and safety aspects fully adhered too and repainted inside and out (in any livery you choose). After comprehensive testing the result is virtually indistinguishable from new.