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Rolling cutter for excavator - 1/2 thick steel

Discussion in 'Demolition' started by Md00738, Jun 26, 2018.

  1. Md00738

    Md00738 Member

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    Have 100 ft. long sheets of 1/4 to 3/8 possibly up to 1/2 inch thick galvanized steel material to cut. Is there some sort of rolling sheer with cutter wheels or nibler that is made to put on a 30,000 to 70,000 lbs machine that could cut this into 40 ft. lengths for semi trailer to haul?
     
  2. hosspuller

    hosspuller Senior Member

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    How wide ?
     
  3. Theweldor

    Theweldor Well-Known Member

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    A plasma cutter would sail through that stuff.
     
  4. lumberjack

    lumberjack Senior Member

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    That was my thinking, far cheaper as well.
     
  5. hvy 1ton

    hvy 1ton Senior Member

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    Plasma cutter and a powered respirator for cutting galvanized metal. Zinc poisoning would be a real concern without some protection.
     
  6. Bls repair

    Bls repair Senior Member

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    Number of and Dimensions of sheets would help determine how much you invest in this project