The H-28A is fast, with its high speed shuttle feed indexing up to 32″ in a single movement.

The H-28A is an automatic horizontal band saw providing accurate 90° metal cutting for heavy-duty applications.

A 5 HP driven hydraulic pump supplies system pressure through three position directional valves controlling all vising, head up/down, blade tension, guide arm, and shuttle movement.

HYDMECH’s direct down feed system provides easy adjustment of both head feed rate and cutting pressure.

Featuring a 28″ x 28″ capacity, 10 HP motor, and 2″ blade, the H-28A is a reliable choice for all your heavy-duty horizontal metal cutting applications.

H-28A HORIZONTAL BAND SAW,  is fast, with its high speed shuttle feed indexing up to 32″ in a single movement.


  • One piece design – no alignment necessary

  • Split front vise allows for short remnant length. Can be replaced, by request with retractable datum vise at no charge.

  • Shuttle features automatic multi-indexing up to 32” in a single stroke with automatic kerf compensation.

  • Steel guide arms. The idler side guide arm is mechanically connected to the front vise moveable jaw for proper guide arm spacing at all times.

  • Hydraulic positive down feed

  • Blade chamber separates material from cut part

  • 10 HP VFD. True direct blade drive – no belts/pulleys Full capacity, full stroking hydraulic vises

  • High resolution feed rate valve allows for constant feed rate when cutting special alloys

  • Cast iron band wheels

  • Automatic PLC control programmable up to 99 jobs with 5 in queue

  • Replaceable blade brush

  • Robust steel base

  • Automatic chip removal auger

  • Easy access electrical panel and hydraulics

  • Blade breakage switch

  • Hydraulic band tensioning with digital readout

  • 5 HP hydraulic pump provides system pressure

  • Hydraulic carbide guide tensioning

  • Hardened, replaceable wear plates

  • Safety door interlocks

  • Flood coolant with wash down hose

  • Work light

  • Out of stock switch

  • Variable vise pressure


  • Full capacity hydraulic overhead bundling

  • 6 degree canted head

  • Blade deviation

  • Mist lubrication

  • Out of stock switch

  • Outboard vise

  • Outboard vise/w bund.

  • Pedestal control

  • Roller discharge table

  • Vertical alignment rollers

  • Laser light

  • Idler conveyors

  • Powered conveyors



Capacity Rectangular (h x w) Round
90° 28″ x 28″
Canted: 24″ x 28″
Canted: 24″
Blade Size 2” x 25’
Blade Drive 10 HP VFD
Machine Voltage 480 v (208, 240 575*)
Blade Speed 40-300 SFM
Automatic Multi-Indexing 0-32″
Machine Weight 18,000 lbs.
Table Height 31” Canted: 37″
Dimensions (w x l x h) 161” x 92” x 120”


Capacity Rectangular (h x w) Round
90° 711 mm x 711 mm
Canted: 609 mm x 711 mm
711 mm
Canted: 609 mm
Blade Size 50.8 mm x 7620 mm
Blade Drive 7.5 kW VFD
Machine Voltage 480 v (208, 240, 575*)
Blade Speed 12-91 m/min
 Automatic Multi-Indexing 0-813 mm
Machine Weight 8,181 kg
Table Height 787 mm Canted: 940 mm
Dimensions (w x l x h) 4089 x 2336 x 3048 mm

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