Top Ten The Table Saw Is A Very Common Machine Mainly Because It Can Do So Many Operations In A Shop Adding To Last Issue S Top 10 List Here Are 10 More Tips On How To Safely And Productively Use Your Table Saw
Top ten the table saw is a very common machine mainly because it can do so many operations in a shop adding to last issue s top 10 list here are 10 more tips on how to safely and productively use your table saw is post about Magazine bookmarked by virgil with ID 13572312524 was uploaded on 12-03-2019 and has been viewed 45,980 times.
Tips on How to Better Use a Table Saw - Part 2 Photo by Rob Brown 1.Clear the AreaCutting an 8'-long sheet on a table saw requires at least 8' behind the blade and over 8' in front of the blade to be clear of obstructions to be able to safely make a decent cut.
That's a lot of room.Don't realize you don't have the space half way through a cut.2.Table Saw KickbackThis is a classic way for woodworkers to get injured.It's also a way to give emergency room doctors a great story to tell.
Learning how to properly use a table saw is crucial.Three quick guidelines: Use a splitter, don't allow a workpiece to come into contact with the rip fence and mitre gauge simultaneously while a cut is being made (though there are exceptions to this), and don't stand directly behind the blade.
3.Watch Your EyesProtect your eyes.It takes only a split second for a piece of wood to travel into your eye and do some serious damage.This goes for using many power tools and machines around the workshop.
4.Protect Your HandsThis is one of those tips that is in a grey area....