Simonds International (www.simondsinternational.com) is now delivering their BroadBand A8 Bi-Metal bandsaw blades with a newly patented tooth design. Simonds says the BroadBand blades cover the broadest range of cutting applications and cut the broadest range of materials to enable operators to reduce the number of costly blade type changeovers. The blades can be used to cut materials from wood and lightweight aluminum to stainless steel. They are available in 3/4 in., 1 in. and 11/4 in. widths and a variety of tooth pitch configurations from 3-4, 4-6, 5-8 and 10-14 teeth per inch.