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Old 05-09-2013, 05:36 AM
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Cutting Mafia block?

Anyone ever worked out a way to cut a block?

I'm trying to work out how to notch for drains and cut one in half,

First thought was demo saw. But 14" blade only gets me about 6" deep on each side. Not enough for a 24" thick chunk of concrete.
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Old 05-09-2013, 07:43 AM
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Look up the cut n break by husqvarna. Amazing saw
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Old 05-09-2013, 09:09 AM
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Old 05-09-2013, 09:56 AM
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Old 05-09-2013, 07:47 PM
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cut one in half last year used a 400 stihl cut it as far in as it would go then picked it up with an excavator and dropped it on an old I beam split it right in two
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Old 05-09-2013, 10:27 PM
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Old 05-09-2013, 10:52 PM
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Two good options to cut all the way through mentioned here:
cut-n-break
concrete chain saw (rockboss, ICS, there are many)

One similar option not mentioned, just to confuse you more. Ring saw. That may have a 14" circular blade, but without the center to get in the way, it might get you halfway through.
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Old 05-09-2013, 11:29 PM
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Thanks guys. Lots of options!

I did like the ring saw but hold $$$$.

Sunbelt rents the concrete chainsaw. I think I'll give it a try!

Thanks again
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Old 05-09-2013, 11:37 PM
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Keep in mind the blades will cost more than the rental. Cut n break was 150 for saw and 350 for blade but my guy saves them for the next time I need the saw
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Old 05-11-2013, 01:01 PM
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Drill holes and use some splitting wedges....
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