Bay Path Circular Saw

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  • 1. 
    If the portable circular saw has a three-prong plug, make sure each prong is in good working condition and ________.
    • A. 

      Is green in color

    • B. 

      Not broken off or loose

    • C. 

      Two-prongs are loose

    • D. 

      The ground prong is missing

  • 2. 
    The blade guard must revolve up into the upper guard assembly ________.
    • A. 

      Without sticking or binding

    • B. 

      When the switch is turned on

    • C. 

      At all times

    • D. 

      Only when the blade moves

  • 3. 
    Check the blade for ________.
    • A. 

      The correct saw set

    • B. 

      Kick back

    • C. 

      Correct color

    • D. 

      The proper cutting application for the job

  • 4. 
    Before starting a cutting operation, you should set the proper cutting depth at ________ the thickness of the stock you are cutting.
    • A. 

      1/16 inch below

    • B. 

      1/2 inch below

    • C. 

      1/8 inch above

    • D. 

      1/8 inch below

  • 5. 
    All stock must be supported so that the rotating gaurd ________ during the complete cutting operation.
    • A. 

      Will keep a straight cut

    • B. 

      Will not bind and move freely

    • C. 

      Will keep the blade sharp

    • D. 

      Will reduce saw dust

  • 6. 
    Place the saw on the stock to be cut ________ and lined up with the cut line on the stock, before the power is turned on.
    • A. 

      With the blade clear of the stock

    • B. 

      With your hands holding the stock

    • C. 

      So that the blade is touching the stock

    • D. 

      With the blade at least 5 inches from the stock

  • 7. 
    The portable circular saw is designed to cut ________ which can be square or beveled from the top surface of the stock to be cut.
    • A. 

      Only radius lines

    • B. 

      Only three inch circles

    • C. 

      Only 1/8 to 1/4 inch radius lines

    • D. 

      Only straight lines

  • 8. 
    When using portable electric power equipment, always check to see that you have ________ to complete the job.
    • A. 

      Ample length of power cord

    • B. 

      Ample supply of blades

    • C. 

      Enough stock

    • D. 

      Enough support

  • 9. 
    Before starting your cutting operation, make sure the electric power cord will not come in contact with ________.
    • A. 

      The stock you are cutting

    • B. 

      The moving blade

    • C. 

      Nails in the material

    • D. 

      Scrap material

  • 10. 
    If the cutoff piece of stock is unsupported, caution must be used so that when it falls, the stock does not cause ________.
    • A. 

      Injury to the operator

    • B. 

      Injury to other students

    • C. 

      Damaged to cut stock

    • D. 

      A,b,and c

  • 11. 
    Make sure ________ before plugging the stock into the power source.
    • A. 

      The blade is tightened

    • B. 

      To check the extention cord

    • C. 

      The switch is in the off position

    • D. 

      The master switch is on

  • 12. 
    The saw must be unplugged from the power source when ________.
    • A. 

      Changing the blade

    • B. 

      Adjusting depth of cut

    • C. 

      Doing any adjustments

    • D. 

      A,b,and c

  • 13. 
    Every student must obtain permission from the instructor ________ the portable circular saw.
    • A. 

      Prior to using

    • B. 

      After using

    • C. 

      During the cutting operation of

    • D. 

      After the students plugs in