Band saw safety

972 views
429 views

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
972
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
65
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
9
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Band saw safety

  1. 1. BAND SAW SAFETY
  2. 2. SPECIFIC PURPOSE • A very versatile cutting machine used for cutting CURVES, CIRCLES, and IRREGULAR SHAPES.
  3. 3. SPECIFIC SAFETY RULES 1. Adjust the upper guide/guard assembly so it is ¼" above the stock. 2. Always keep your fingers at least 2" from the SIDE of the blade and NEVER IN FRONT of the blade. 3. Use a PUSH STICK (Not your Fingers) to push material CLOSE to the blade and clear scraps off the table.
  4. 4. USEFULL TIPS 1. Make several RELIEF CUTS when cutting sharp curves to avoid twisting the blade. 2. Cut on the WASTE SIDE of your layout line.
  5. 5. RELIEF CUTS (Sketch & Label) Waste Material Material Being Cut Band Saw Blade Layout Line Relief Cuts
  6. 6. RELIEF CUTS (Sketch & Label) Waste Material Material Being Cut Band Saw Blade Layout Line Relief Cuts

×