Marvel Series 81 Vertical Tilt Bandsaw, Hydraulic (Seattle, WA) SOLD 2020

Marvel Vertical Tilting, Hydraulic, Bandsaw
Make: Armstrong-Blum Manufacturing Co. (Chicago, IL)
Model No.: 81/M3M/M4/M5
Serial No.: E-1931
Electrics: 230-460 Volt / 3 Phase / 60 Cycle
Power (Main Motor): 10 HP

Features and Specifications:
…Cutting Capacities:
……Rectangular 18″ x 20″ @ 90 Degrees
……Rectangular 18″ x 13.5″ @ 45 Degrees
……18″ Rounds
…Blade Length: 14′-6″ x 1″
…Cutting Speeds: 60 – 400 FPM
…Feed Length (Index): 24″ per Stroke
…Vise Opening (max): 21-1/2″
…Table: 30″ x 27″
…Coolant System w/ Powered Chip Tray
…Auto Infeed & Return
…Hydraulic Vise Clamp
…Blade Guide Height Adjustment

Machine Dimensions (approximate): 8′ x 5′ x 8′ Tall
Machine Weight (approximate): 5,000 lbs.


Functionality Notes: Machine is 100% functional and ready to run. The automatic blade tracking system is not working, requires repair; currently, guides are tack welded to slide blocks. Current owner has been using for years as is with good success. Owner needs to sell because purchased new Hem Saw; machine is presently palletized and ready to ship.

Equipment is presently NOT under power; available for inspection.
Seller agrees to load onto Buyer’s transportation.
Buyer responsible for freight expenses and logistics.

Contact MD Equipment Services LLC to schedule inspection or discuss purchase details.



Sample Video (taken off net, same model series inc. features, specs, and vintage):