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STYROFOAM™ & EPS Cutting Tools

We sell a full line of great STYROFOAM and EPS cutting tools directly.

The Hot Knife System

The Original Hot Knife Foam-Cutting Tool!
Often Imitated, but Never Duplicated.

The most popular, 4-1/2-inch-capacity Hot Knife foam-cutting tool in the world! We've packed a whopping 105 watts of power right in the handle, making this the most compact, strongest tool in its class. We've added even more value to the Hot Knife with the development of both the GJA3G and GJA4G groove base sleds. This broadens the range to incorporate the use of 26 additional Groove Jet blade options. See Groove Jet Blades and Inserts for GJA3G and GJA4G blade options.

Hot Knife System features:

  • Transformer-Powered
  • Heats Up in Seconds
  • Lightweight - Only 1 lb.
  • High-Quality Blades
  • Post Mounts, Not Stamped
  • Cuts Both Expanded and Extruded Foam
  • Spring-Loaded Safety Trigger

This is limited-time-use tool.

To avoid overheating and damaging the tool, depress the trigger for 15 seconds, then release the trigger for 15 seconds. Continue this cycle for a maximum of 5 minutes. Then let the tool rest for 2-1/2 minutes. Using the tool longer than 5 minutes at a time will cause heat damage and is not covered by the warranty. Do not use a screwdriver to tighten the blade screws. Finger-tighten only!

Item # Description List
HKT Hot Knife Tool, 105 watts $135.00
HKT300 Hot Knife Tool with 3" Blade $160.00
HKT450 Hot Knife Tool with 4-1/2" Blade $165.00
HKTT Hot Knife Trade-In $99.00
300 3" Straight Blade $30.00
450 4-1/2" Straight Blade $35.00
G50 1/2" Curve Blade $36.00
G75 3/4" Curve Blade $36.00
G100 1" Curve Blade $36.00
G75SP 3/4" Curve Blade with Lip $48.00
SPV 3/4" V Groove with Lip $48.00
SPSQ 3/4" Square Groove with Lip $48.00
STOP S Short Ceramic Stop $11.00
STOP L Long Ceramic Stop $11.00
CASEH Hot Knife Case $26.00
CASEA Hot Knife Aluminum Case $65.00


Contractor Hot Knife Kit

Cuts both Expanded and Extruded Foam

  • Cuts Fast, Clean and Accurate
  • Heats Up in Seconds
  • Hot Knife™
  • 4-1/2" Blade
  • 2' NWFW Wire
  • GJA3G Groove Jet™ Adapter
  • 6" Nickel-Plated DuraRasp™
  • Canvas Bag

KITCK, Contractor HKT Kit - $460.00


The Hot Rod System

Super-Duty, 50-Amp, EPS Panel Cutter

Heating 7-1/2-inch or longer material is a snap, and with the new groove-cutting adapters, you'll have an even greater range of cutting options.

The Hot Rod utilizes a small, 5-inch-square compartment that houses the transformers, and a generous 9-foot cable to the cutting head allows for plenty of room to perform your task.

Features

  • Strongest Groover in the Industry
  • Cuts All Day Long without Overheating
  • Uses Heavy-Gauge Round and Flat Wire as well as Standard Hot Knife Blades
  • Variable Heat Control -- Heats Up Extremely Fast
  • Remote HD Transformer with Extra-Long, 9-Foot Cable
  • Excellent for SIP's, ICF, EIFS, or In-Plant Production Applications
  • 110 Volts -- Also Available in 220 Volts
Item # Description List
KITHRK Hot Rod Kit, * = Kit Contents $1,725.00
*HR Hot Rod Only $1,265.00
*300 3" Straight Blade $30.00
*450 4-1/2" Straight Blade $35.00
*600 CR 6" CR Hot Knife Blade $14.50
*800 7-1/2" Straight Blade $45.00
*G50 1/2" Curve Blade $36.00
*G75 3/4" Curve Blade $36.00
*G100 1" Curve Blade $36.00
*G75SP 3/4" Curve Blade with Lip $48.00
*SPV 3/4" V Groove with Lip $48.00
*SPSQ 3/4" Square Groove with Lip $48.00
*STOP L Long Ceramic Stop $11.00
STOP S Short Ceramic Stop $11.00
* Included in Hot Rod Kit Contents

Bow Cutter 48

48" Free-Form Cutter with Depth Adjuster

You'll discover how easy it is to cut foam blocks, roof tapers, or any number of cuts. 48" wire length and an 18" clearance between the bow throat and wire.

Features

  • Weight: 12 lbs. Length: 48" Depth: 18"
  • Custom bow sizes are available.
  • Can Be Purchased with or without our Magnum Power Supply
  • Adjustable Heat Control
  • Industrial-Quality Aluminum Construction
  • Uses Standard NW100 Cutting Wire
  • Comfortable, Positive Hand Grips
  • Perfect for Foam Sculptures and Slab Cuts
  • Adjustable Leg-Depth Control

BC48, Bow Cutter, 48", Only -- $295.00

KITBC48M, Bow Cutter, 48", with Magnum -- $845.00

MAGNUM, Magnum Controller -- $575.00

NW100, Ni-Chrome Wire, 100 feet -- $55.00

NW500, Ni-Chrome Wire, 500 feet -- $220.00


Jobcut Foam Cutter

Designed for Job-Site Performance and Efficiency

Features

  • Portable -- Weighs Only 45 Pounds
  • Sets Up and Folds Down in Seconds
  • Cuts 12" at 90 degrees
  • Harp Tilts -- Not Table
  • Cuts from 1 degree to 90 degrees
  • Requires Two 2x8's
  • 110 Volts, also Available in 220 Volts
  • Cutting Width 48


* Does not include saw horse or wood.

JOBCUT, JobCut -- $1,589.69

KITJCM, JobCut with Magnum -- $2,085.94

MAGNUM, Magnum Controller -- $623.44

NW100, Ni-Chrome Wire, 100 feet -- $55.00

NW500, Ni-Chrome Wire, 500 feet -- $220.00


Geofoam Hot Wire Kit

Features

  • Hot Wire Handles
  • MAGB Controller
  • 100-foot Roll of inconel Wire
  • Carrying Case

KITGFHWH, Geo Foam Kit -- $1,135.00

IW100 27 gauge Inconel Wire 100 -- $85.00

IW500 27 gauge Inconel Wire 500 -- $340.00


2x4 Foot Compound Bow Cutter

Includes

  • 2' and 4' Hot Wire Blades
  • Convenient power switch right on the tool
  • 3 included snap-clamps so you can turn this into a workbench cutter to accurately slice foam
  • Quickly collapses for easy storage

#050A, 2x4 Foot Compound Bow Cutter -- $229.95


Industrial 6" Hot Knife

Unlike the cheaper models (with the same price tag) the new 6" Industrial Hot Knife can be used continuously for periods of up to 45 minutes, and much longer if turned off between cuts. It is lightweight, solid state (the power supply is right in the handle), has a replaceable 6" blade, variable heat settings, and a 10 foot power cord.

#035I Industrial 6" Hot Knife -- $229.95


Industrial Hot Knife Kit

Kit comes with Industrial Knife, 4" and 6" straight blades, Sled Guide with replaceable 12" shapeable grooving blade, four easy to handshape 12" round and flat blades for creative cutting, all in a sturdy Carrying Case. Unlike the cheaper models (with the same price tag) the new 6" Industrial Hot Knife can be used continuously for periods of up to 45 minutes, and much longer if turned off between cuts. It is lightweight, solid state (the power supply is right in the handle), variable heat settings, and a 10 foot power cord.

#035I-KIT Industrial Hot Knife Kit -- $299.95