50% more powerful than Eastman Chickadee electric models, Built-in Blade Sharpener Stone, Thumb Switch Activated. This rotary shear has the most torque and blade rpm of all our rotary shears. In addition, the pneumatic motor is great for heavy-duty cycle environments.

BZ is the Buzzaird air-powered cutter which requires 60-90 p.s.i. compressed air for operation and will cut small amounts of heavy, dense rubbers and plastics. Applications include trimming belt loops, woven fiberglass, coated materials, even Kevlar. 2-1/32" blade.

The smallest round knife available, the Chickadee replaces handheld shears. It is powered by Eastman's Perma-Field motor and has 40% more power than any other handheld knife its size. The compact size, combined with its streamlined, lightweight construction, helps eliminate operator fatigue. The Chickadee can be equipped with a 2-1/4" round blade for general use or a hexagon blade for sheer or difficult-to-cut cloth. It has a cutting capacity 25% greater than competing models. The Chickadee also features a built-in sharpener and an ergonomically designed grip-actuated on/off switch.

  • More powerful than Chickadee model
  • 1/3 horsepower output with air compressor

    Eastman Buzzaird® Pneumatic Shear Model: BZ
    Engineered with a 20,000 RPM pneumatic motor
    Eastman's most powerful rotary shear with the highest torque and greatest RPM
    Optional Pelican head designed for cutting lofted material
    Optional swivel sharpener is equipped with a 30 degree ball tip shear plate for close edge trimming.

    The Buzzaird® is designed for a 20,000 RPM pneumatic motor suitable for wet environments. It is an extremely powerful rotary shear suitable for cutting single-ply leather, rubber, plastics, woven glass, coated materials, and much more. Available options include a Pelican head or swivel sharpener. Optional swivel sharpener is equipped with a 30 degree ball tip shear plate for close edge trimming.

  • Wet Environment Suitability
  • Pneumatic (air-powered) cutting
  • Eliminates Operator Fatigue: Lightweight cutting, weighing only 3 lbs. (1.36 kg)
  • Efficiency: On-the-spot sharpening with a built-in sharpener
  • Safety: Standard equipment includes transparent Lexan Knifr Guard.
  • 6 ft hose

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    Eastman Buzzaird
  • US Warranty 6 Months Parts and 90 Days Labor Service on defects in material and workmanship.
  • Non-US Warranty: 30 days parts and labor
Specifications
Eastman Buzzaird Pneumatic Shear Specifications

60-90 psi. Pneumatic: Standard

Blade Types:
  • Circular: Available
  • Hexagon: N/Available
  • Semi-square: Standard
  • Octagon: Available

  • Weight: 3 lbs. (1.36 kg.)
  • Horsepower .33 hp
  • Blade Size: 2.03 in. (5.16 cm)
  • Cutting Capacity: .38 in. (.96 cm)

    Bases
  • Stabilizer Shoe: N/Available
  • Ball Tip: Optional
  • Broad Stabilizer: N/Available
  • Baseplate: N/Available

    The Buzzaird® rotary shear is available with different shaped blades to maximize shearing, chopping or slicing of technical fabrics. The air powered motor provides an alternative solution to facilities where electric power is not sustainable.

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    Disclaimer
    All indicated specifications, dimensions, weights and performance data are approximate and subject to change without notice
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