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Glenn, from DBS, is installing the blade guard during a new saw installation of a Hyd-Mech 40/40. DBS offers free installation and operator training with many of the larger saws.

Written by Brittany Koenig
Assistant to the President

When you asked for faster service appointments, we were listening! I am happy to announce, our service department has doubled in size – moving to make our response time to your band saw needs faster.

Our DBS Service Department can assist you in:

  • Band Saw repair
  • Preventative maintenance checks
  • Complete saw rebuilds
  • New saw installation
  • Technical assistance
  • Assessing trade-in values when purchasing a new machine through Detroit Band Saw
  • Selling your unwanted saws

Band saw repair is a common request and can be costly for our customers. We try to keep your costs to a minimum, and keep your machines running smoothly. Preventative maintenance on a regular basis can save you hundreds and sometimes thousands of dollars. Additionally, calling us when the problem first begins, can save you money and time. Common band saws problems include:

  • Power to machine but blade not running
  • No power to machine
  • Worn/broken/missing carbide guides
  • Bad roller bearings
  • Not cutting straight
  • Worn drive/idler wheel
  • Saw not working in automatic mode
  • Issue with hydraulics—saw head not coming up/going down smoothly
  • Leaking fluid

Our passion at Detroit Band Saw is very simple; earn our customers’ business by delivering on everything we promise. This commitment is the most important aspect of our company.

If you are in need of saw service or technical assistance, please contact us at 877-421-3636 to schedule an appointment. For companies that have not done business with us in the past, please contact me, Brittany, for account set up information at the number above or at We look forward to showing you why Detroit Band Saw offers the absolute best value for your sawing department..