Cutting tools

Below are some references and examples of tools to optimize the cutting of Gramitherm insulation panels:

The cutting of fibrous insulation is carried out using wavy blades and without any teeth (a blade like a wave without a sharp edge):

1. Mechanical cutting

  • Bosch : Bosch GFZ 16-35 AC tandem saw, with one set of saw blades for fibrous insulation (TF 350 WM blades and TF 350 M HCS blades)
 

Material available on all supermarkets
specializing in construction / DIY.

  • Dewalt: Alligator saw with special blade for cutting fibrous insulation (blade DT2979)
 

Material available on all supermarkets
specializing in construction / DIY.

  • Festool: Festool cordless saw ISC 240 for insulating materials (with wavy blade)
 

Material available on all supermarkets
specializing in construction / DIY.

2. Manual cutting

  • Knife for fibrous insulation. Examples of brands: Stanley, Wolfcraft, Fortis, Meister, Dexter, BGS…
 

Material available on all supermarkets
specializing in construction / DIY.

  • Hand saw for fibrous insulation : “BAHCO” ProfCut saw


Material available on all supermarkets
specializing in construction / DIY.

These fibrous insulation cutting tools are very effective at cutting straight and effortlessly through grass fiber insulation boards as well as other vegetable and mineral fiber insulation.