Hyd-Mech V18-APC-60 Fully Automatic Vertical Saw

The V-18APC-60 features a hydraulic activated mechanical head brake, linear bearings on bar feed, high speed PLC encoder that monitors head angular position, a two piece design and a halogen work lamp.


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Product Description

The V-18APC-60 is an automatic vertical band saw with the ability to miter from 60° left to 60° right.

The V-18APC is fast, with its high speed shuttle feed indexing up to 40″ in a single movement. A 2 HP driven hydraulic pump supplies system pressure through 3-position directional valves controlling all vising, head swing, head advance/retract, blade tension, guide arm, and shuttle movement. Its PLC control features storage of up to 99 jobs with the ability to run 5 in queue.

Featuring a 18″W x 22″H capacity, 7.5 HP motor, and 1 1/4″ blade, the V-18APC is a reliable choice for all your vertical metal cutting applications.

Rectangular Capacity at 90° 18” W x 22” H 457 mm W x 558 mm H
Round Capacity at 90° 18″ 457 mm
Blade Dimensions 1.25” x 16’11” 34 mm x 4547 mm
Blade Drive 7.5 HP VFD 5.6 kW VFD
Blade Speed 65-385 sfm 19-117 m/min
Coolant Tank Capacity 30 US gal 114 liters
Machine Weight 7,950 lbs 3606 kg
Machine Dimensions 120” W
188” L
112” H
3048 mm W
4775 mm L
2844 mm H


Standard Features
6° canted head allows for efficient cutting and improved blade life
60” bar feed, left side
Shuttle features automatic multi-indexing up to 60” (120” optional) in a single stroke with automatic kerf compensation.
Powered by a rack and pinion servo drive.
Automatic programmable mitering with “go to” angle functionality from 60° left to 60° right
Hydraulic head tilt
Cast iron band wheels
Automatic PLC, touch screen control programmable up to 1000 jobs with 20 in queue.
Two full stroking hydraulic vises
Hydraulically powered, programmable guide arm attached to saw column.
10 HP VFD. True direct blade drive – no belts/pulleys
Blade chamber separates material from cut part
Hydraulic chip conveyor
Replaceable blade brush
Out of stock switch
Blade breakage switch
Easy access electrical panel and hydraulics
Pop-up feed roller – one, opposite bar feed
Hydraulic band tensioning with digital readout
Replaceable carbide guide inserts
3 HP hydraulic pump provides system pressure
Safety door interlocks
Flood coolant with wash down hose
Laser light
Work light
Chip bucket with pump
Hydraulic overhead bundling
Mist lubrication
Variable vise pressure
Tall square vise inserts
Out feed vise
Right side infeed shuttle
10’ shuttle infeed
Bridge/interface bracket
Powered bridge/interface bracket
Idler conveyors
Powered conveyors


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