Gang saw

Process of gang saw

The gang saw is the surface finish boards that provede looms strapping (steel or diamond) mono or multilooms saw that are used to cut blocks of stone (usually granite block and a stone quarry). The gang saw is the oeration of sawing blocks to obtain the slabs, it is often a prerequisite for other surface finishes such as polished, honed, aged, etc.

Appearance provided by the gang saw

In the gang saw of stone sawing action leaves the surface very flat, smooth and soft indeed, noticing light rays from time in some parts. The stripes (the direction the loom) of about 0.1 – 1 mm deep. The appearance of the stone cutted with the gang saw is mate a lighter tone and highlights the natural source of the material.