How to clean a table saw blade

If you note that your blades and bits aren’t doing as well as they once did, you do not need to have them sharpened.

It’s possible that they’re just in desperate need of a good cleaning. Pitch and resin build up on cutting surfaces over time, making them less successful.

If the buildup isn’t removed, the increased friction and heat will hasten the edge’s dulling and possibly result in an accident.

What Do You Need To Clean Your Table Saw Blade?

  1. Agent de nettoyage

      2. Gloves for protection

      3. Aluminum pan and clean water

     4. A brush made of plastic or a soft wire


Cleaning Instructions for the Saw Blade


Cleaning Solution Preparation

To mix your cleaning solution, get a tray or a large container. Combine one part cleaning agent with two parts water.

If your blade has a lot of grime and grease, you may need to add more cleaning agent.


After 10 minutes, use an old toothbrush, small brass brush, hard bristle brush, or steel wool to scrub the blade’s teeth and any gunky areas.

Rinse thoroughly.

Using paper towels, pat dry after rinsing with clean water. It’s critical to completely dry the blade, as any remaining water could cause rust.

To ensure that the areas around the teeth and in the gullets are completely dry, you may want to use a blow dryer or air compressor.

Soak the blade

Lay the blade flat in your pan or container, so it is completely submerged in the cleaning solution. Leave it to soak for about 10 minutes.


Remove the blade

Unplug your saw and remove the dirty blade, being careful of the sharp teeth.

Soaking the Blade

You should note, however, if your table saw blade has lots of grime and grease, you should leave it longer.

Also, depending on the ratio of water to the cleaning agent, you can let it soak longer or shorter. Carefully place the blade inside the container with the cleaning solution.

Make sure it is completely submerged all around. Leave it in for about 5 minutes before proceeding to the next step.

Removing the Blade

The saw taking caution to prevent injury. Be mindful of the sharp teeth, and hold it towards the center for safety.

It’s important to read the manufacturer’s instructions in the manual to make sure you’re removing it correctly.

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