Lathe Safety Check

  •  ·    Do Not Turn if Tired,Upset, Sick or Tipsy
  • ·       Use Safety Glasses & Face Mask
  • ·       Wear Short Sleeves,
  • ·       No Jewelry,
  • ·       Comfortable Shoes;
  • ·       Tie-up Hair
  • ·       Sharpen Tools
  • ·       Remove Shavings and Clutter,
  • ·       Eliminate Distractions
  • ·       Blank Sound and Securely Mounted?
            (both ends)
  • ·       Check Locks on Tool Rest, Banjo, Tailstock, etc.
  • ·       Rotate Work by Hand First
  • ·       Begin at Low Speed,
  • ·       Listen while Turning
  • ·       Turn Lathe Off for Adjustments
  • ·       Remove Tool Rest and Use Dust Mask while
           Sanding

In Memory of Joan Kelly

Mid-South Wood Turners Guild


Safety Video provided by CraftsSupply :   

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRMl-Exyf6g&feature=player_embedded