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Dimension saw (Panel saw)

In addition to ripping, these saws can be used in various modes including cross-cutting and grooving. It is very important, however, to use the correct blade

It is important that the guard is adjusted to cover both blades when in use.

If a positive hook blade is used for cross cutting then it can pull material in and “run away” possibly causing hand contact with the blade.

Information sheets

Circular saw benches, safe working practises - WIS 16

Circular sawing machines poster

Updated 2019-11-28