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What is a continuous rim diamond blade?

What is a continuous rim diamond blade?

Continuous rim blades have softer bonds for cutting hard materials such as tile, porcelain, granite, stone, glass, and other materials that can chip easily. These blades don’t have individual segments but instead have a solid, continuous rim or edge. These blades are most commonly available in 4” to 14” diameters.

Are diamond tipped blades real diamonds?

Well, the answer is no. Diamond blades only have synthetic diamond particles on its diamond segments. These diamond segments, or the cutting edge of the blade, are made from diamond crystals which were heated with powder metal and then pressed into a molding, forming it.

How many types of diamond blades are there?

The Material Being Cut Most materials fall into four categories: Hard, Medium to Hard, Medium to Soft and Soft.

What are diamond tip blades used for?

Diamond blades are comprised of diamond impregnated segments attached to steel core. They are used to cut cured concrete, green concrete, asphalt, brick, block, marble, granite, ceramic tile, or just about anything with an aggregate base.

What kind of diamond blade for wet cutting?

The QEP 6-7001Q 7 in. Continuous rim diamond blade provides accurate cutting with minimal chipping. The blade is specifically engineered for cutting ceramic tile. Designed for wet cutting and long lasting performance. Batteries Included? Batteries Required?

Can a 7 in.diamond blade be used on marble?

The Continuous rim design provides fast, clean, and accurate cuts on porcelain tile, ceramic tile, marble, and granite. Use this blade on 7 in. wet tile saws wtih 5/8 in. arbor.

What kind of diamond blade for ceramic tile?

The QEP 6-7001Q 7 in. Continuous rim diamond blade provides accurate cutting with minimal chipping. The blade is specifically engineered for cutting ceramic tile. Designed for wet cutting and long lasting performance.

What makes Ridgid premium tile diamond blades so good?

RIDGID Premium Tile Diamond Blades are manufactured with the contractor in mind. These blades are engineered for maximum cutting performance and 4x longer life than standard abrasive blades. The Continuous rim design provides fast, clean, and accurate cuts on porcelain tile, ceramic tile, marble, and granite.