STEELE MODEL 3618 OT-C SERIES III SPECIFICATIONS

  • Includes a Fanuc Two Axis CNC Control System With Inch/Metric Positioning Readout & Multi Language Menu Capability. A Portable Manual Pulse Generator For Easy Setups & Manual Positioning of The Work Table. Fanuc AC Servo Motors & Drives. Programmable in Inch, Minimum Input .0001” or Metric Minimum Input (.001mm). A Fanuc Two Year Warranty From Date of Installation Supported by Local Service Centers Throughout The United States.
  • The Fanuc AC Spindle/Blade Drive Servo Motor Has a Programmable Speed Range to Control The Speed of The Diamond Saw Blade.
  • Model 3618 – The Z-Axis Longitudinal Table Travel is 36” (915mm). The X-Axis Cross Travel is 18” (457mm). At Least 1” (25.4mm) Over Travel on The End of Each Axis, And a Maximum of ½” (12.7mm) Clearance Between The Band Saw Blade And The Front Inside Edge of The Table Top.
  • Model 3618 – Table Size 20” (508mm) Wide, by 38” (965mm) Long With (2) Cross Table T-Slots. The Distance Between The Inside Edges of the Two T-Slots Shall be at Least 32” (813mm).
  • Model 3618 Throat Depth – Minimum Distance From Blade to Frame 16” (406mm)
  • Model 3618 Maximum Work Height Capacity Under Guide Arm 25” (635mm)
  • Model 3618 Minimum Work Height Capacity Under Guide Arm 2” (51mm)
  • Model 3618 Upper Blade Guide Arm With Power Elevation. Arm Can be Raised or Lowered by a Push Button Control Located at The Operator Panel. A Locking Device Keeps The Guide Arm Locked Just Above The Work Piece.
  • Model 3618 Maximum Work Piece Weight Load Capacity 2500 lbs. (1136 kg.) Complete Self Contained Coolant System Includes Tilt Tray Machine Base, Splash Guards, Large Capacity Floor Mount Coolant Tank, ½ HP & 1/8 HP Coolant Motors.
  • The Unique Parts Catcher / Unloading Table Can Support Both Sides of a Large Piece While Traveling Through The Blade, or Can be Locked in position to Catch Small Pieces as They Drop After Being Cut. Optional Tooling Like V-Blocks For Round Parts Allow The Operator to Easily Setup Complex Jobs.
  • Interchangeable Upper & Lower Carbide Blade Guides Allow For The Use of 1” (25.4mm), 1-1/4” (31.75mm), or 1-1/2” (38.1mm) Wide Diamond Saw Blade. Guides And Blades Can be Changed in Minutes as Job Requirements Change.
  • The Blade Wheels Are Machined With a Radius For Proper Saw Blade Tracking, And Lined With Endless Vulcanized Replaceable Rubber Tires Which Are Bonded To the Wheels With a Special Bonding Cement. Taper Lock Wheel Hubs Keep The Wheels Aligned And Locked Solidly in Place.
  • Safety Equipment Includes a Blade Breakage Sensing Device Which Automatically Shuts The Machine Off if For Some Reason The Blade is Broken. Emergency Shutoff Buttons Are Located in Operator Areas. Safety Door Interlocks, and Blade Guard.
  • A Push-Button Actuated On/Off Hydraulic Band Blade Tension System Includes a Large Easy to Read Gage That Allows The Operator to Adjust & Monitor Proper Hydraulic Blade Tension. The Blade Can be Relaxed at Machine Stop, And Changed in Minutes.
  • Model 3618 Uses a 17’ 9-1/2” (5423mm) Long Diamond Edge Band Saw Blade. The Blade is Currently Available in 1” (25.4mm), 1-1/4” (31.75mm), or 1-1/2” (38.1mm) Width. 1” (25.4mm) Width Blade Has a Gauge or Back of The Blade Thickness of .035” (.889mm), And a Kerf or Cutting Edge Thickness of .070” (1.778mm). The 1-1/4” (31.75mm), And 1-1/2” (38.1mm) Width Blade Has a Gauge or Back of the Blade Thickness of .040” (1.016mm), And a Kerf or Cutting Edge Thickness of .075” (1.905mm). The Above Blade is Available in 25-30 Grit For Rough Cuts 35-40 Grit For General Purpose Cuts, And 60/80 Grit For Very Fine or Finish Cuts.
  • A 35/40 Grit Blade, 17’ 9-1/2” (5423mm) Long, X 1-1/2” (38.1mm) Wide, X .040” (1.016mm) Gauge X .075” (1.905mm) Kerf, is Recommended For General Purpose Cutting of Fused Quartz Glass on The Model 3618 Series lll Saw. Blades are Not Included With The Machine And Must be Purchased Separately.
  • Blade Speed & Feed Rates Are Variable & Programmable. Override Controls Are Located on The Operator Panel to Manually Increase or Decrease Speed & Feed Rates as The Machine Cuts.
  • Leveling Screws & Leveling Pads Are Included.
  • Tool Box & Tools Are Included
  • Operation, Programming & Maintenance Manuals Are Included
  • Machines Are Shipped in a 20’ Steel Sea Freight Shipping Container
  • Approximate Packing Dimensions of Wood Packing Crate 9’-5” (2870mm) Long, X 8’ (2438mm) Wide, X 10’-6” (3200mm) High.

Approx. Gross Packing Weight 10,000 lbs (4,545 kg).