Ps:1 Bench Grinder Safety Exam

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Grinder Safety Quizzes & Trivia

This exam will test your knowledge of basic safety procedures for the bench grinder. Note: This test is intended for use by members of Pumping Station: One, Chicago, only.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The bench grinder is currently the only machine shop that you must use both safety glasses and a face shield while using?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Remove all jewelry except your wedding ring when using the grinder.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    It's okay to use a grinding wheel that you see has only small hairline cracks?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    You should operate the grinder with the wheel housing guards removed from around the grinding wheels to observe for wheel wobble?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The bench grinder is to be mounted or secured to the table or workbench while in use?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Grinding wheels must be fully stopped before adjusting the tool rest and shatter or spark guards?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Spark or shatter guards must be adjusted to 1/2" from the wheel face?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The tool rest needs to be adjusted to only 1/8" from the wheel face?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    You should always stand squarely in front of a grinder when you first turn it on?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Material should always be forced into the grinding wheel as fast as it can be fed?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    You should always use a wheel that vibrates excessively for a smooth grind?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Always used the sides of the wheel for heavy grinding?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    You should always dress the wheel when it is out of round, clogged, or as grooves worn in it?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    It is okay to operate the grinder when other people are standing nearby?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False