Woodworking projects can be made more challenging by working with blades that are not suited for the application. But many home woodworkers don’t have a clear understanding about the latest blades on the market, and their uses. Within this post, our trusted team of blade experts offer their quick guide to the projects woodworkers can complete using an X-TRA Edge bandsaw blade.


Resawing work involves cutting pieces to a specific width. This type of application is ideal for projects such as making panels for cabinets or other furniture around your home. The woodworker can use a bandsaw to produce two matching pieces that assure a stylish décor for the cabinet.

Making Veneers

Bandsaw blades can also be utilized to cut veneers. This involves sawing a board into several thin pieces with a bandsaw. This is ideal for projects such as creating drawer front faces or forming stylish doors for the home. A few of the most common types of wood used to make veneers are Birch, Maple, Cherry, and Oak. Higher end wood used for veneers include Ebony, Mahogany, and Teak.

The trusted team here at Saw Blade Express is offering expert guidance on the latest bandsaw applications. To learn more about our available products, contact our experts now at sales@SawBladeExpress.com.