WOOD-MIZER has released the new IS203 industrial sharpener for thin-kerf blade sharpening in production environments.
According to the company, the IS203 can sharpen from 1”- to 3”-wide band blades. Adjustable arms and a blade support kit make it easy to accommodate various blade lengths. The control station has an easy-to-use interface, while the tooth counter stops the sharpener when the blade is finished sharpening. Variable grinding speeds can be set. It retails for $6,250. Contact: Wood-Mizer Products Inc. Tel: 800-553-0182. www.woodmizer.com
This article originally appeared in the March 2012 issue.