Objectives DDefine the chapter terms on an exam with 90% accuracy. EExplain and identify the parts of a chop saw on quiz with 90% accuracy. CCompare the uses of the chop saw to other saws on an exam with 90% accuracy. DDemonstrate the safe/proper use of a chop saw in a laboratory activity with 100% accuracy.
Safety Safety glasses and gloves required Hearing protection is optional Wear protective clothing Put hair in a ponytail Cut through metal SLOWLY!!!
More safety Make sure saw blade is properly rated for abrasive cutoff saw Make sure everyone is clear of the machine Make sure saw blade is not cracked Make sure metal is secured
Last bit of safety Keep hands clear of blade Metal will be hot after cutting DO NOT work on machine while it is plugged in
Review What is an abrasive cutoff saw? What are the two types of abrasive cutoff saw blades? What are the correct safety techniques to use in the laboratory? What are some major parts to an abrasive cutoff saw?