The Taurus 3 Ring Saw is an advanced shape cutting saw for art glass and more. Quality made in the USA and comes with a 3-year warranty.
You will find the all new 2019 patented Taurus 3 "Ring Saw" the most important key to unlocking your imagination and speeding you on your way to creating new and wonderful shapes never before possible.
The Taurus 3 incorporates many new capabilities most of which have come from listening to customers. You will find this machine easy and fun to work with.
All cuts made with the Taurus 3 Ring Saw can be made by moving the material forward, backward, left or right so rotation is not necessary. Diagonal directions are the strongest.
Includes these features:
Standard Ring Blade #1042 (installed).
Integrated spot light.
Removable face shield.
Instructional DVD as well as a written instruction manual.
17-3/4" x 16" work surface
5-5/8" throat depth
1-1/2" throat height
1/5 horse power motor
110 volt capacity
The Taurus 3 Ring Saw blades will cut a variety of materials. These materials will not load onto the blade. They include but are not limited to:
Art glass, fusing glass, tile, gold, silver, brass, bronze, aluminum*, stainless steel, Lucite, plexiglass, composites and stone
*Slight loading can occur with aluminum over a period of time. Periodic cutting on a piece of brick will remove it from the blade.
Taurus 3 Ring Saw Becomes a Hand Saw
This versatile saw can be used as a Hand Saw simply by removing the saw portion from the unit. You know longer have to bring the material to the saw, instead, take the saw to the material you want to cut. Always use the Stabilizer Foot when using the Taurus 3 Ring Saw as a Handheld Saw.
Taurus 3 Ring Saw Stabilizer foot
Use the Stabilizer Foot any time you want better control. But.....Always use the Stabilizer Foot when using the Taurus 3 Ring Saw as a Handheld Saw.
The Stabilizer Foot is now included with your purchase and it provides greater blade stabilization which in turn reduces grommet wear and gives you far better control.
To learn how to use the Taurus 3 Ring Saw as a Handheld Saw, please refer to the Instruction Manual
Standard Blade - (#GEM 1042) Use for Art glass & Fusing Glass and an all around multi-purpose cutting blade. Its action is omni-directional. This is to say that it cuts the same speed and kerf, (swath left by the blade), in any direction. This blade was the first blade to be put on saws and makes pattern cutting very easy because the user does not have to turn the piece while cutting but simply move it in any direction.
Blade Shape: Round .072 Diameter (1.83 mm)
Material Thickness Capacity: 3/8", normal use is 1/8" art glass, 1/4" soft wall tile.
What to Avoid: Do not use for ceramic tile, 3/8" fused glass pieces, or thick material in general.
Average Blade Life: 40-60 hours
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