We have a nifty older but newly sharpened jump shear at my new mega
studio. I have a question that I know many of you will have the
Our shear says it can cut up to 12 ga mild steel.
For non-ferrous metals, silver, brass, copper, what is the maximum
width and gauge that it should cut. Our is bending the metal, which
says to me that the blades are out of alignment. If this is not the
case, can you help diagnose it?
Also, these blades seem to cut more like scissors and less like a
jump shear guillotine style. I’m assuming it should be more like a
BTW, the new studio is awesome. My next door neighbor just build a
complete CNC machine out of MDF, bolts, chain drive, hooked it up to
a computer with cad and made a custom vacuum system for the dust. He
is 22. Cool.