Buyers Guide to Polystyrene Cutters
Insulation is a necessary feature for any construction project and is often regarded as a thermal feature. It’s meant to protect the building from extreme heat and cold and promote energy efficiency. One of the most commonly used insulating materials is Polystyrene foam. It’s efficient, cheap and can come from recycled material. It comes it different sizes and thickness that is cut to fit the required construction dimensions.
With any construction where insulating foam is used, there needs to be a specialised tool for cutting the foam into the required dimensions. A Polystyrene cutting tool is used for this purpose. It’s often made with a wire that serves as the cutting mechanism. Polystyrene cutting tools are efficient devices that help cut through foam and other similar materials quickly. Be assured that that our Polystyrene Cutters are not only versatile, but are made with highest quality materials suitable for a number of construction tasks.
Offers high flexibility due to the rear frame bracket already integrated into the machine. It features fold-able legs making it easy to install and manoeuvre. This electric polystyrene cutter also has both a harp and table angle settings for cutting versatility. A table board can be attached to the SPC 3013's right side of the machine which makes it easier to cut large Styrofoam boards without a hitch. It can be operated using an optional foot switch.
Specifications: Cut Length: 1340 mm Cut height: 330 mm Height adjustment: 0-260 mm Slope cutting jig: 0-10% Length stop: 0-600 mm/ 0-55 degrees Foot/frame clamp holding: removable including frame clamp Dimension: 270 mm x 360 mm x 1700 mm Transport dimensions Cutting- harp, Powder coated, fully welded with industrial bearing guides Harp oblique angle: 0-75 degrees Support plate Tinned sheet with steel reinforcement Article no: ST-18012 approx. 32 Kg Cutting wire: ST-1880 N Optional accessories: Foot switch ST-15400; Case ST-910176
OPTIMA Light 3014
This is one of the more popular models of polystyrene cutting tool used today. It can be used as a table-top, suspended, or free standing device. This electric polystyrene cutter is fitted with a standard foot and frame clamp. The Optima Light 3014 cutting mechanism or harp is adjustable from 0-55 degrees. The material that needs cutting can be adjusted from 0-45 degrees with the help of the fence. New features include support pipes on the side to prevent material from falling off.