Ever wonder why some mouldings look and feel better than others in the industry? Please read our article on knife marks, learn how machine feed rates and rpm of the cutter head can directly affect the quality of your finished mouldings.
For knife quoting purposes click to open the calculator below, we have added only the important measurements, just enter the appropriate dimension in the boxes provided. A brief detailed explanation on how to use the calculator is located here. Need some assistance with the dimensions? Print a copy of our fraction - decimal - millimeter chart, place it on the molder to help operators save time and increase accuracy during machine setup.
Width = 2.625" / Depth of Cut = .698" (top knives) & .875" (bottom cutters.)
Thickness = 2.375" / Depth of Cut = .656" (right blades) & .656" (left cutters.)
Note: If you’re experiencing trouble printing to Full Scale, Go to File, Print Preview. Change the “Shrink to Fit” option to 100%