Frontier Band Saw Safety Quiz 6

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A band saw also makes the smoothest cuts and it is therefore used to cut irregular shapes such as metals and wood. If one is not so careful they may harm themselves or others. Take the quiz below and see what if you are fit to operate such a tool. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Set the saw guide to                 the stock before turning on the power
    • A. 

      One inch above

    • B. 

      Within 1/2 inch

    • C. 

      1/4 inch above

    • D. 

      1/8 inch below

  • 2. 
    Do not put your fingers closer than              from the blade.
    • A. 

      Two inches

    • B. 

      3/4 of an inch

    • C. 

      One inch

    • D. 

      1/2 inch

  • 3. 
    Do not place your hands               the blade while cutting stock.
    • A. 

      Away from

    • B. 

      Clear

    • C. 

      Along side

    • D. 

      Directly in line with

  • 4. 
    Do not stand on the               of the bandsaw while it is running. A broken blade is likely to fly in that direction.
    • A. 

      Front side

    • B. 

      Right side

    • C. 

      Back side

    • D. 

      Left side

  • 5. 
                             before backing out of a cut. This avoids pulling the blade off its wheels.
    • A. 

      Clean off the machine

    • B. 

      Turn on the power

    • C. 

      Raise the guard

    • D. 

      Turn off the power

  • 6. 
    To avoid bending and breaking a blade and damaging your work, you should not twist or bend the saw blade with your stock. Make                    before sawing        sharp curves and never use extreme force to cut your material.
    • A. 

      Dark lines

    • B. 

      Fast cuts

    • C. 

      Double lines

    • D. 

      Relief cuts

  • 7. 
    If the blade breaks or comes off the wheels: shut off the power, stand clear,                             and do not open the wheel guards.
    • A. 

      Stand on the foot brake

    • B. 

      Hold onto the wheels

    • C. 

      Speed up the blade

    • D. 

      Let the machine coast to a complete stop and tell the instuctor

  • 8. 
    Do not                      a moving bandsaw blade
    • A. 

      Work with

    • B. 

      Make relief cuts with

    • C. 

      Reach around

    • D. 

      Cut curves with

  • 9. 
    Any operation which requires a special set-up must be approved by the instructor                    the operation.
    • A. 

      Prior to the start of

    • B. 

      During

    • C. 

      After

    • D. 

      Halfway into

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