The TC2-1 Tread Cutter cross-cuts tire treads after the sidewalls have been removed. Simply feed the tread into the cutting wheels, the wheels will pull most treads through as they cut. The (standard) feeder jaw helps to safely load treads if they are not pulled in by the cutting wheels, just lift the handles.
The machine should remain powered-on between consecutive cuts.
The production rate of the tread cutter matches that of the sidewall remover with a time per cut of 2 to 3 seconds. The 6" Cutting Blade for TC2-1 Tread Cutter'>hardened steel cutting discs will cut 100,000 treads. The only maintenance required is to keep the drive chain lubricated and adjusted.