Band Saw Operation And Safety
Available for MP4 video download by purchasing a corporate or single-site license.
This video details both basic and advanced operational techniques for a band saw. Viewers will see the proper operation of this machine, as well as the correct use of its associated accessories. Close-ups show in detail how the band saw performs cutting, forming, or shaping operations. This video saves demonstration set-up time and helps you ensure that students know proper, safe procedures before operating a machine. Topics covered also include:
- Avoiding "backout"
- Cutting on four sides
- Crosscutting with accessories
- Parts and types of cuts made by the saw
- Proper dress and eye protection
- Set-up, blade changing and alignment
- Shut off and cleanup