Jet vertical band saws have become legendary in the metalworking industry for their reliability and performance. A Jet vertical band saw allows the operator to be more flexible in the size of the material that is being cut. The horizontal band saw is a bit more restricting in terms of size due to the construction of the machine itself. A vertical band saw allows the operator to manualy feed the material into the blade where on the horizontal the head comes down into the part. Jet offers many high production saws for all projects both big and small. On a vertical band saw the blade is positioned vertically and the part being cut is manually pushed into the blade by the operator. Jet has a wide range of vertical band saws for anyone from the casual hobbyist to the professional metalworker. All types of materials can be cut on a Jet vertical band saw. It is extremely important to use the right blade and coolant on the machine.To determine the correct blade it is important to know the material and diameter being cut. The right blade and coolant makes all the difference in the world.