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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 02-22-2007 02:28 PM

Something about band saws that has always stuck in my mind.
My 8th grade shop teacher told us about a freak accident that took place years before. Someone was standing on the side of the saw watching a demonstration, the blade broke, flew out, and stabbed him in the chest. Ever since I was told this, I have always advised anybody in my shop to never stand on the side of the saw. Also many years later my old safety conscious instructor lost a finger on the band saw.

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