Hyd-Mech H-18A | Detroit Band Saw

Hyd-Mech H-18A

Starting At $76500


The H-18A is an automatic horizontal band saw providing accurate 90° metal cutting for medium to heavy-duty applications.

The H-18A cuts fast, with its high speed shuttle feed indexing up to 34″ in a single movement. Its standard split front vise delivers a short material remnant length, reducing material waste.

Featuring an 18″ x 18″ capacity, 10 HP motor, and 1 1/2″ blade, the H-18A is a reliable choice for all your horizontal metal cutting applications.

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  • The best cost per cut performance in its class

  • One piece design – no alignment necessary

  • Spilt front vise

  • Cast iron shuttle features automatic multi-indexing up to 34” in a single stroke with automatic kerf compensation

  • Steel guide arms. The idler side guide arm is mechanically connected to the front vise moveable jaw for proper guide arm spacing at all times

  • 10 HP VFD. True direct blade drive – no belts/pulleys

  • Full capacity, full stroking hydraulic vises

  • Hydraulic positive down feed

  • High resolution feed rate valve allows for constant feed rate when cutting special alloys

  • Blade chamber separates material from cut part

  • Cast iron band wheels

  • Automatic PLC control programmable up to 99 jobs with 5 in queue

  • Replaceable blade brush

  • Robust steel base

  • Automatic chip removal auger

  • Easy access electrical panel and hydraulics

  • Blade breakage switch

  • Hydraulic band tensioning with digital readout

  • Hydraulic carbide guide tensioning

  • Hardened, replaceable wear plates

  • Safety door interlocks

  • Flood coolant with wash down hose

  • Work light

  • Variable vise pressure

  • Out of stock switch


  • Full capacity hydraulic overhead bundling

  • Blade deviation monitor

  • Mist lubrication

  • Out of stock switch

  • Vertical alignment rollers

  • Pedestal Control

  • Laser light

  • Roller discharge table

  • Idler conveyors and accessories

  • Powered conveyors and accessories
  • Power transformers

Please Note: Due to the size and weight of some products, shipping and truck delivery must be arranged by phone or email. A Detroit Band Saw specialist will call you to make arrangements and give you the final cost including freight charges.


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