Northtech, NT-SLR18SC Precision Straight Line Rip Saw

Northtech, NT-SLR18SC Precision Straight Line Rip Saw

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Northtech offers the strongest line of Straight Line Rip Saws. The NT-SLR18SC might be the runt of the bottom arbor saws, but has the premium engineered design of its big brothers. Premium safety features such as safety interlocks, anti-kickback fingers and rapid braking makes this machine one of the safest single blade rip saws available. The 20HP 18″ blade powers through over 5″ thick stock. Northtech Straight Line Rip Saws won the 2018 Visionary award for their touch activated fence.

FEED SYSTEM •  Saw motor:  20HP, 3PH 230V •  Feed: 1.5HP variable from 50' - 190' / minute PRODUCT DIMENSIONS •  Min. thickness:  3/16" •  Max depth of cut:  5" with 18'' Blade •  Max. width of stock:  (Blade to column arms) 26" FEATURES •  “True Track" Chain and Race •  Table size  83” x 40” •  Machine frame is constructed of a 1" thick base plate •  Solid steel frame with 1" thick column arms. •  Safety door switch with pneumatic motor brake. •  2" arbor and large support bearings. •  Glue line guarantee on 8/4 stock is 12' at 60' / minute. •  All motors and electricals are UL rated. •  Industrial fence with cam lock quick release on rack and pinion glide. •  Two rows of heavy duty kickback fingers. •  (8) large pressure rollers for optimum glue line ripping. •  An automatic mechanical oiling system with low level alert. •  A 100mw laser light and mounting bracket are included. •  (1) Tool box •  Amperage requirements:  20HP + 1.5HP 230V / 460V:  54.3A / 27A. •  Dust requirements: (1) 4" dust port requiring 450 CFM (1) 6" dust port requiring 1,000 CFM •  Weight:  3455 lbs. •  Machine dimensions:  (L) 90" x (W) 67" x (H) 68" •  Warranty is one year parts •  All machines are tested stateside prior to shipment providing trouble free start up. F.O.B. Borden, IN SAW BLADE OPTIONS • 14" x 70T carbide tipped blade (Item #NTSLR14SCSAWBLD) • 16" x 70T carbide tipped blade (Item #NTSLR16SCSAWBLA) • 18" x 70T carbide tipped blade (Item #NTSLR18SCSAWBLA)


Stock NumberNT-SLR18SC
Main Motor Hp.20 hp.
Voltage/ Freq.460 Volt 60Hz
Phase3 Phase
Amp Requirement27.15 Amps
Feed Hp.3 Hp.
Drive SystemBelt
Feed Speed50 – 190 FPM
Variable SpeedMechanical
Elevation StyleManual Wheel Adjustment
Elevation SystemJack Screw Linear Guides
Total Hp.23 Hp.
ElectronicsCE Approved Components
Dual Voltage230/460 Volt
Control Voltage110 Volt
Throat Capacity26-1/4”
Min. Length16″ Kickback to First Roller
Min. Width1″
Min. Thickness3/16″
Max. Thickness5”
Glue Line Rip14′ – 16′ 4/4 stock @ 50 FPM
Arbor Rpm3550 Rpm
Blade Size14” Tungsten Carbide Tipped
No. of Teeth70 Tooth
Tooth Spacing5/8 In.
Blade Kerf.197 In.
Tracking Style“True Track” System
Dust Collection1417 Total CFM
Dust Port Out4” Top 6” Bottom
Chain Adj.True Track Adjustable Chain
Hold Down Style8 Spring Loaded Hold Downs
Kickback Finger(85) Bottom (40) Top
Emergency StopPush Button
Rear E StopPush Button
Safety FeatureDoor Switch / Motor Brake
GuardingHigh Visibility Guarding
OilerAutomatic Mechanical Oiler
Low Oil WarningLow Oil Shut-off
Fence TypeIndustrial Cam Lock Quick Release
Fence Dims.1-3/4” x 27-3/4”
Brake SystemAir Brake on Motor
Frame Construction1″ Base 1/2″ Cabinet 3/4″ Arms
Worktable Dimensions83″ x 40″ x 3.5″ Table
Table Const.Steel
Laser100mw Laser Light & Mount Bracket
Decible Rating84 dB
Net Weight3455 Lbs.
Gross Weight3675 Lbs.
Machine Dimensions90″ x 67″ x 68″
Packaging Dimensions91” x 72” x 78”