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Delta’s New Melamine Blade Cuts Like a Laser

September 10th, 2010 by
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This morning, it was time to conduct an unofficial tool test.

About two months ago, Delta mailed me one of their new 60-tooth melamine-cutting blades and asked me to give it a try. Despite the fact that saw blades don’t show up at my doorstep for free very often (actually, I can’t remember when the last time was), it’s been sitting in my blade holder for a while now. Here’s the reason: I’m not a big fan of melamine. I don’t use it often in my projects precisely for the reason that they’ve designed this specialty blade—melamine’s thin coating chips like crazy when you cut it.

At least with an ordinary saw blade it does.

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