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Description & Dimension

Thompson Mk3 Bandsaw

The Thompson Mk3 Bandsaw offers a Reliable Smooth Cutting Operation delivered by a direct drive motor system. The direct drive motor system also provides positive and constant blade speed and eliminates the requirements of frequent adjustments and replacement.

It is constructed from High Quality Stainless Steel and offers many features normally associated with more expensive machinery. This is a very popular choice of Bandsaw in butcher shops and supermarket facilities.

The Thompson MK3 Bandsaw has fully integrated safety systems including brake motors. Brake Motor which allows the blade to stop within approximately 4 sec when stop button is activated. This minimizes the possibility of accidents caused through blade run on.

Purpose Designed Heavy Duty Tinned Wheels with Safety Flanges prevent the blades from dislodging when cutting greasy wet product, eliminating possibility of operator injury.


Details & Characteristics
Thompson Mk3 Bandsaw

Thompson Mk3 Bandsaw

A Powerful 1.5 kW 8 Pole Motor ensures continuous smooth cutting operation through products.

Limit Switches on both top and bottom doors ensure that bandsaw cannot be accidentally started during and after cleaning operations eliminating operator injury. Limit swicthes are internally wired to improve the safety, hygiene and appearance.

Bottom Wheels are fitted with taperlock housings for easy removable and it cannot become seized on the shaft throughout the life of the machine. Quick and simple disassembly ensures ease of cleaning.

High quality Electrical Components used in MK3 Bandsaw are rated above standard design requirements to ensure longer life and reliability in harsh environment.

Stainless Steel Wheel Scrapers are fitted to reduce product build up between the wheels and blade.

The Blade Tension Assembly automatically adjusts the blade to a factory preset tension.

The High Clearance from floor allows easy and thorough cleaning providing maximum hygiene.

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Safety technology provides assurance to abattoir workers

1500mm sec 90 deg angle

Bladestop Series II Video

Bladestop demonstrations

Bladestop Promotional

Bladestop Body Sensing Demonstation

Bladestop Woolworths Video

Bladestop – Diamond Valley Pork

Product Pusher on BladeStop Bandsaw

Thompson 400 Bandsaw Demonstrating Specific Operations 

Thompson 400 Supercut High Speed Bandsaw

Last Slice Device with Sliding Table m4v  

(Complete Presentation of Bandsaw including Bladestop)

Pneumatic Blade Guard Automatic Guarding Demonstration

Pneumatic Blade Guard Demonstration during Lamb Leg Loin Chop Cutting.

Bladestop Demo using Fresh Sausage as Extension of Operator Finger

Bladestop Demo using Pork Belly as Extension of Operator Finger

Bandsaw Product Pusher or Swing Guard (Femur, Neck Bone, etc.

Chine Bone Attachment on Sliding Table

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