FOM Industrie Blitz Alva 500



Double head sawing machine with Ø 500mm tungsten carbide blades with motorized movement of the mobile head and electropneumatic control of the head tilting.



  • Head tilting from 22.5° external to 90° by pneumatic cylinders, with mechanical stops for intermediate angles
  • No. 2 Ø 500mm tungsten carbide saw blades
  • Blade centering hole Ø 32mm with adapter ring
  • Hydraulic tungsten carbide saw blade feed (adjustable blade exit speed – quick return)
  • Direct motor to blade transmission
  • Blade motors, three-phase 3HP (2.2 kW) – 2800rpm Euro voltage 230/400V – 50Hz; 275/480V – 60 Hz
  • 28 mm saw blade shaft
  • First head fixed, second head mobile with electronically-controlled automatic positioning
  • Maximum cut between the two heads: 4 – 5 – 6 m. depending on version supplied
  • Minimum cutting capacity between the two heads: 305 mm (can be reduced with dedicated software)
  • Blade tilting 90°/ 45°/ 22.5° and intermediate angles by means of front-mounted mechanical stops suitably protected from chips
  • Cutting area guard kit
  • No. 2 pneumatic vertical vices
  • No. 3 pneumatic horizontal vices
  • Customised devices to clamp special profiles (on request)
  • Movable head roller table 2.5m
  • Spray mist blade lubrication system
  • Electrical switchboard separate from pneumatic one, both positioned vertically and easily accessible for inspection
  • Set up for the extraction of chips and fumes
  • Large size swarf collection box to allow easy collection
  • Set up to take motorised conveyor belt for collecting offcuts and a rear motorised chips collection conveyor belt
  • Real-time control of functions by PLC Membrane type keypad protected from chips and sawdust
  • USB port
Power supply 3F – 400V AC – 50Hz
Total power installed 5.4kW
Air consumption 40 NL/cycle
Working pressure 7 bar


  • No. 2 Ø 500mm tungsten carbide saw blades
  • Cutting area guard kit
  • Movable head roller table 2.5m
  • 1st retractable pneumatic intermediate profile support
  • Electronic profile height measuring device
  • No. 3 horizontal vices
  • Spray mist blade lubrication system
  • Set up for the extraction of chips and fumes
  • First 12 months teleservice (only for E and C versions). PC is necessary on C version
  • USB port
Cutting Diagram


  • Please see “Optionals” in brochure available to download above

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