Homemade Industrial Band Saw

Make your own homemade industrial band saw with these easy steps.



The band saw's plywood housing swings away to allow servicing of the components inside.
PHOTO: GENE LEMLE
In this photo of the variable-speed drive mechanism, the motor belt is routed to the jackshaft for low-speed metal cutting.
PHOTO: GENE LEMLE
Adjustable bearings position and support the blade.
PHOTO: GENE LEMLE
This homemade band saw is able to handle material of much greater thickness than can most commercial models.
PHOTO: GENE LEMLE
This diagram show the parts that are needed and where they go in order to complete your homemade band saw.
ILLUSTRATION: GENE LEMLE

















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