Informational Academy

In this video, Timesavers Inc. introduces the different systems available for dust collection that are required to extract the dust created during the grinding process.

Part 1 of our Preventative Maintenance Mini-Series will be a how-to on changing out the brush heads on your Timesavers 2200 Series 52" Rotary Brush Machine. 

A customer recently sent in sprockets and paddles to be ran through our Rotary Brush Machine. The customer was interested in how the machine handled edge rounding and deburring their parts.

In our second video on preventative maintenance and frequently asked questions, we're going through how to change an abrasive belt. In this video we use a Timesavers Slag Grinder machine, but the belt change translates to most of our machines in the field, metal or wood. Our customers will likely need different abrasive belts throughout their different processes, so the ability to change a belt quickly is is a huge benefit to owning one of our machines.

In Part 3 of our Preventative Maintenance and Frequently Asked Questions Mini-Series we'll be going over tracking components as well as minor troubleshooting the tracking system. The Timesavers machine used in this video is our Hammerhead machine, but the components and troubleshooting tips translate to most of our machines out in the field.

In Part #4 of our Preventative Maintenance Series and Frequently Asked Questions mini-series, we'll be going through how to change the C battery on your bed positioning system, and also talk about parameter reprograming. 

In this video Timesavers, the world's largest manufacturer of wide belt sanders, describes the most efficient and effective solution to remove burrs from stamped, punched and sheared materials.

In this video Timesavers explains the consequences of using a wide belt sander to remove vertical burrs. A soft contact drum can be used to remove some lateral burrs. However, sharp edges or lateral burrs are best eliminated by rounding the edges with the use of brushes.

In this video, Timesavers describes the many possible solutions for grinding small parts.

In this video, Timesavers describes the advantages and disadvantages of dry and wet grinding to compare the factors that must considered when deciding what type of machine to use.