The GCTS Specimen Lab Saw has a power feed feature, which automatically pushes the specimen into the saw blade for an even, smooth cut. The Lab Saw can accommodate up to 170-mm diameter specimen. The blade speed is approximately 800 rpm and it is cooled either by water or biodegradable cutting oil.
Automatic rock core saw with three-speed hydraulic power feed from 230 through 340 mm/hour and automatic cut off adjustable for length of cut. Accepts cores up to 175 mm (7 inch) in diameter. Includes 1 HP/220 Volt electric motor, metal hood with viewing window, and 800 rpm approximate blade speed.
GCTS also offers Specimen Core Drills, Specimen End Grinders, and a Specimen Verification Kit to fully prepare a cylindrical rock specimen for testing.
ASTM D4543 Standard Practices for Preparing Rock Core as Cylindrical Test Specimens and Verifying Conformance to Dimensional and Shape Tolerances
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