Gentle Giant



he BBS32 is Eastman's largest shear, featuring a premium quality high torque universal motor, to cut both lightweight material and heavy-duty fabrics with ease.

This machine is an economical alternative for cutting through fine fabrics (such as low ply delicate synthetics) without pulls or damage to the material. The Gentle Giant, like all Eastman round knives, is perfect for cutting large radius curves and straight lines.

All Eastman machines are built with the highest grade materials available.

Features & Options

  • Eastman's largest shear with a high-torque motor
  • Suitable for cutting lightweight materials and heavy-duty fabrics with ease
  • Cuts through low-ply delicate synthetics without pulls or damage to the material


Motors: 110V, 1ph, 50/60Hz 220V, 1ph, 50/60Hz

Horsepower: 0.10hp

Weight: 4 lbs. 2 oz. (2.27kg)

Blades: Standard: Carbon Hexagon Optional: Carbon Round, High Speed Round

Sharpener Stones: Standard: 120 Heavy Optional: 150 Medium, 220 Fine

Blade Size: 3.25 in. (8.26cm)

Cutting Capacity: 0.625 in. (1.59cm)

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