FOM Industrie Blitz Alva 550A



Double head sawing machine with Ø 550mm tungsten carbide blade 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 tungsten carbide saw blades Ø 550mm, hole Ø 32mm
  • Oleo-pneumatic advance of the blade (adjustable blade exit speed quick return)
  • 90°, 45°,  22.5° and intermediate angles obtained with stops located at the front of the machine and protection from chips
  • Cutting area guard kit
  • No. 3 pneumatic horizontal vices
  • No. 2 pneumatic vertical vices
  • Customised devices to clamp special profiles (on request)
  • Movable head roller table 2.5m
  • Direct motor to blade transmission
  • First head fixed, second head mobile with automatic positioning. Positioning is taken care of by a Brushless motor with decimal precision
  •  Maximum cutting capacity between the two heads: 4 – 5 – 6.6m depending on the version supplied (can be increased with specific software)
  • Separate electrical and pneumatic cabinets, both placed for easy inspections
  • Set up for the extraction of chips and fumes
  • Real-time control of functions by NC
  • Membrane-type control keyboard protected from dust and chips
  • Large size swarf collection box to allow easy collection
  • Set up to take conveyor belt for collecting offcuts and a motorized chips collection conveyor belt
  • Chips discharging in the collection box or swarf belt (optional)
  • Blade motors, three-phase 3HP (2.2kW) – 2800rpm Euro voltage 230/400V- 50Hz; 275/480V – 60Hz
  • No. 2 flashing lights (on the heads and on the roller tables, one of which is buzzer) which warn when the machine is in operation
Power supply 3F – 400V AC – 50Hz
Total power installed 5.4kW
Air consumption 40 NL/cycle
Working pressure 7 bar


  • No. 2 tungsten carbide saw blades Ø 550mm
  • Mouse and keyboard (only E version)
  • Touch screen control panel
  • Cutting area guard kit
  • Movable head roller table 2.5m
  • No. 3 horizontal vices
  • Spray mist blade lubrication system
  • Set up for the extraction of chips and fumes
  • FSTCUT4 software licence (only E version)
Cutting Diagram


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

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