All manufacturers of diamond saw blades are very concerned that their products are used in a safe manner.
IMPORTANT: When Diamond Saw Blade Work we must Always wear proper safety equipment; wear safety glasses, safety footwear, snug-fitting clothing, hearing and head protection, and respiratory equipment where required.
Dry Cutting Diamond Saw Blade Do’s
Do follow manufacturer’s recommendation regarding specification for material to be cut and suitability for dry cutting applications.
Do inspect the diamond saw blade for damage that may have occurred during shipment or damage due to previous use.
Do inspect the diamond blade periodically during use for core flatness, segment damage, undercutting and damage to the arbor hole.
Do check the mounting flanges to be sure that they are of equal or correct diameter, that they do not show excessive wear, and that they are flat.
Do check for proper saw machine conditions. Spindle bearings should be free of end and radial play. Consult the operating manual from the saw manufacturer for proper machine maintenance conditions.
Do follow the manufacturer’s recommendation for operating speeds for specific blade diameters.
Do maintain a firm grip on hand-held saws during cutting operation.
Do wear proper safety equipment at all times. Always wear safety glasses, safety footwear, snug fitting clothing, hearing and head protection, and respiratory equipment where required.