Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gangsaw - a power saw that has several parallel blades making simultaneous cuts
power saw, sawing machine, saw - a power tool for cutting wood
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Available Marble Products: Tiles, gangsaw slabs 260 x 160 cm up in 2 & 3 cm, cutter slabs 180 x 60 cm up in 2 & 3 cm, countertops and vanity tops.
A horizontal band resaw is used to convert thick slabs or flitches coming from the band headrig into boards and/or dimension lumber which are subsequently routed to a twin saw edger for edging and then to the gangsaw trimmer for trimming purposes.
Regatta Exports manufactures tiles, cutter slabs, gangsaw slabs, countertops, tabletops, monuments and stone articles for the international customers.
Sawmill A was a hardwood sawmill located in Tennessee and had one headrig, one resaw, and one gangsaw. Sawmill A produced primarily 4/4-thickness red oak (Quercus rubra).
The company manufactures slabs, gangsaw slabs, tiles, countertops, monuments, and stone articles using premium-quality granite, sandstone, limestone, slate, marble, and quartzite stones.
In terms of machine centers, at sawmills A and D the logs were four-sided at a headsaw before being sent to a line-bar resaw and later to a gangsaw. At sawmills B and C the logs were processed using only a headsaw and a gangsaw.
Currently, the northern sandstone-manufacturing unit, and south India located granite unit is completely busy in manufacturing slabs, tiles, countertops, gangsaw, monuments and stone articles for the new customers.
The second mill used the term "linebar deviation," referring to cants not being properly held against the gangsaw linebar.