Bonding Circular Saw Blades

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“Bonding tools” - optimizing cutting tools using bonding technology.

The aim of the “Bonding tools” project was to validate a technique for bonding carbide-tipped composite circular saw blades. For cutting tools, bonding technology offers advantages as far as the diversity of cutting materials, the process chain and the sustainable use of resources are concerned.


Time frame

01.04.2017 – 30.09.2019


Project type

Industrial cooperative research (IGF) funded by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Funding code: 19446 N


Project partners

  • Institut für Werkzeugforschung u. Werkstoffe IWF (institute for tool research and materials), Remscheid
  • A total of 20 companies from the circular saw tool sector as well as from the adhesives industry were involved in the project support committee.