Frontier Quiz 5 Sander Safety

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Sander Safety Quizzes & Trivia

Sander safety quiz for different types of sanders.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When using a sander, do not________________ your work.  
    • A. 

      Lean too close to

    • B. 

      Move

    • C. 

      Hold

    • D. 

      Check

  • 2. 
    When sanding, protect your eyes from flying chips and torn abrasive paper by___________________ .  
    • A. 

      Wearing regular eye glasses

    • B. 

      Standing in the operator’s position

    • C. 

      Wearing approved eye protection

    • D. 

      Standing away from the operator’s position

  • 3. 
    You should not use a sander belt___________________ .  
    • A. 

      For plastic materials

    • B. 

      For long pieces

    • C. 

      That has been used

    • D. 

      With torn edges

  • 4. 
    If the belt does not run____________________ , turn the machine off and report it to the teacher.
    • A. 

      On the edge of the rolls

    • B. 

      At a fast rate of speed

    • C. 

      In the center of the rolls

    • D. 

      Perpendicular

  • 5. 
    Always keep articles that you are sanding_______________________ .
    • A. 

      In contact with the table

    • B. 

      On a flat place

    • C. 

      In a water cooler

    • D. 

      An inch above the table

  • 6. 
    Do not use sanding belts or discs that are .
    • A. 

      80 grit or finer

    • B. 

      Loaded with pitch and/or worn out

    • C. 

      Used on metal

    • D. 

      Garnet or silicon carbide

  • 7. 
    Do not try to shorten the sanding process by pressing hard on your work or holding the sander in one spot for a long time. This will burn your work and may cause the belts or discs to break and __________________________________.
    • A. 

      Become expensive

    • B. 

      Be replaced

    • C. 

      Cause extra work

    • D. 

      Injure you

  • 8. 
    Be sure to use only half of the disc moving______________ . If the wrong half is used, the work may be thrown upward.  
    • A. 

      Upward

    • B. 

      On the right

    • C. 

      Downward

    • D. 

      On the left

  • 9. 
    Before you turn on the power, check carefully to see that the abrasive disc is_______________ to the disc and has no loose or torn edges.
    • A. 

      Tightly cemented

    • B. 

      Trimmed close

    • C. 

      Cemented loosely

    • D. 

      Welded

  • 10. 
    Do not put____________ on top of the sander.  
    • A. 

      Your hand

    • B. 

      The power cord

    • C. 

      Pressure

    • D. 

      Work

  • 11. 
    Be sure the sandpaper covers the sanding pad.
    • A. 

      Completely

    • B. 

      Lightly

    • C. 

      Partially

    • D. 

      Loosely

  • 12. 
    Material less than inches long should not be sanded with a portable belt sander. .
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      14

  • 13. 
    2. When the sander is not in use,_______________________ . The sander in this position will not travel if accidentally turned on.    
    • A. 

      Set it on the belt

    • B. 

      Position upright

    • C. 

      Stand it on its end

    • D. 

      Lay it on its side

  • 14. 
    3. Do not press down on the___________ for faster sanding. This will overheat the sander and clog the belt. A.  C. B.  D.
    • A. 

      Table

    • B. 

      Project

    • C. 

      Sander

    • D. 

      Surface

  • 15. 
    Always sand__________________ direction of the spindle movement.  
    • A. 

      In the opposite

    • B. 

      At 90 degree angle from the

    • C. 

      In the same

    • D. 

      In any

  • 16. 
     Select the proper table insert to fit _________________________.
    • A. 

      A regular size spindle

    • B. 

      An extra large spindle

    • C. 

      The drum diameter

    • D. 

      The smallest drum diameter

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