By TOOLS OF THE TRADE Editors
The NXT Metal-Cutting cutoff saw blades are the next generation of blades in the Metal Devil line. According to the manufacturer, they represent a significant advancement in carbide grade technology, carbide tooth geometries, and blade plate design. The blade rake angles and tooth geometries also have been optimized for each blade diameter, resulting in smoother, faster cuts with less vibration and longer blade life, says the company. NXT blades come in 10 diameters from 5-3/8 inches (32 tooth) to 14 inches (66 tooth) in size. Price: $40 to $160. 800-733-3377. www.mkmorse.com.