VBS-18MW, 18" Metal/Wood Vertical Bandsaw

VBS-18MW, 18" Metal/Wood Vertical Bandsaw

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VBS-18MW, 18" Metal/Wood Vertical Bandsaw

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The line of JET Metal/Wood Vertical Bandsaws offers machine and fabrication professionals all the power and precision in a package that meets their individual specifications. JET has engineered a gear box that permits cutting of a great variety of materials, then backed it with the industry leading two year warranty


  • Quick release, precision T-square style rip fence
  • Built-in cutting height scale
  • Extra large 19" x 19" cast iron table
  • Convenient speed changes with no tools required
  • Ball bearing guide system reduces friction for longer blade life
  • Lower blade wheel brush and dust collection port
  • Heavy duty gear box
  • Roller bearing guides
  • Miter gauge
  • Fence and rail assembly
  • 4" dust chute
  • 3/8" tool steel (SKS2) blade
  • Chip Tray
  • Easy to view blade tracking adjustment window
  • Tension release lever


  • Blade Speeds Metal (SFPM) 80, 150, 265, 1,000, 1,800
  • Blade Speeds Wood (SFPM) 3,200
  • Height Capacity (Max.) (In.) 12
  • Throat Capacity (In.) 18-3/8
  • Table Size (L x W) (In.) 19 x 19
  • Table Tilt to Right (Deg.) 45
  • Table Tilt to Left (Deg.) 10
  • Blade Size (In.) 3/8 x .0356 x 137
  • Table Height (In.) 37-1/2
  • Blade Length (In.) 137
  • Blade Width (Min.-Max.) (In.) 1/8 - 1-1/2
  • Motor (HP) 1-1/2 HP, 115/230V, 1Ph
  • Overall Dimensions (L x W x H) (In.) 42 x 38 x 74
  • Weight (Lbs.) 456

Warranty Information


JET warrants every product it sells. If one of our tools needs service or repair, one of our Authorized Service Centers located throughout the United States can give you quick service. In most cases, any of these JPW Industries Authorized Service Centers can authorize warranty repair, assist you in obtaining parts, or perform routine maintenance and major repair on your JET tools. For the name of an Authorized Service Center in your area call 1-800-274-6848.



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