Bandsaw, our second tree, -15 C today

The lubricant for the bandsaw, that drips onto the blade to keep it cool, was safe up to -10, but today it was -15 C. Luckily there were only ice cristals in the tank, so we could still add glucol to safeguard it up to -20. But the steel connections between the narrow tubes and the steel distributor onto the blade were frozen, air bubbles in the tubes were not moving. We used Sophie’s hair dryer to heat them up a bit, here is the result 🙂


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