Wide Knife

The Wide Knife edge blade is produced from high carbon steel specifically designed to fit a wide variety of machinery. These blades are joined with precise and uniformly hard welds, allowing them to withstand variable feed rates and provide efficient edge retention along with long life All of Simmons’ wide blades are serial numbered to assure the highest level of production control and traceability.


Tru-Trak® and Ultra Tru-Trak® are finishing options offered exclusively by Simmons. The Ultra Tru-Trak® blades are finished on all dimensions for minimum deflection or blad movement during operation. Tru-Trak® blades are finished on the front and back edge to aid in the tracking of the blade.

The 85mm x 1.2mm steel used for leather splitting band knives in tanneries is polished and tempered in three Rockwell hardness levels; Low (41-43 RC for lime splitting), Medium (44-47 RC for wet blue / chrome splitting) and High (48-52 RC for dry splitting).  



Wide Knife Blades used in these industries:  Leather Industry   Foam/Plastic Industry   Packaging Industry