The Hot Saw is placed before the cooling bed to cut the rolled sections to the required lengths. One no Fixed Hot saw is placed before the cooling bed to cut the front end of the sections Traveling Hot saw is placed at a distance from the Fixed Saw. The distance can be adjusted equal to the travel of the Hot saw along the axis of rolling. Number of traveling Hot saw required depends on the length of the rolled section & the number of cuts required along the length of the section.
The rolled section is gripped on the run out roller table.
The Hot saw Blade of the Fixed & traveling Saw, plunges at right angle to the rolling axis cutting the section at the front end as well as at the required lengths by Traveling hot saw After cutting the grip is released and the cut section is delivered on the cooling bed. Advantage : Because of the sliding type saw, heavier sections can be cut with better straightness compared to pendulum type saw.