Band Saw Operation and Safety
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This video details both basic and advanced operational techniques for a band saw. Clear, sharp, color video graphically portrays the proper operation of this machine, as well as the correct use of its associated accessories. Close-ups show in detail how the band saw performs cutting, forming, or shaping operations. This video save demonstration set-up time and help you insure that students know proper, safe procedures before operating a machine. Topics covered also include: avoiding ‘backout,’ cutting on four sides, crosscutting with accessories, re-sawing; parts and types of cuts made by the saw; proper dress and eye protection; set-up, blade changing and alignment; and shut off and cleanup.