Can I use carbide blades for interrupted cuts like angle and tubes? Mike October 30, 2020 05:34 Updated No, carbide blades are very hard but not shock resistant. Bi-metal blades are far superior for interrupted cuts. Related articles How much tension can a bi-metal blade handle? What is a Micronizer? What does EHS mean? Do you have a general purpose blade? Which LENOX blade will cut stainless steel? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.