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Safety Precautions

  • Tie back loose clothing and long hair
  • Remove rings and gloves
  • Clean around the machine, ensuring nothing can hit the work or machine during operation
  • Wear the appropriate PPE for what you are working with:
    • Facemask for Resin, MDF, and toxic materials
  • Check the wood/material for defects
  • Remove unneeded accessories
  • Adjust the blade guide up or down to match the thickness of the workpiece

Post Use

  • Clean the work area
  • Clean around the underside of the bandsaw table


  • Open the side of the bandsaw and clean out any sawdust
  • Adjust the blade guides and thrust bearing
  • Replace the table insert if too damaged
  • Ensure that the bandsaw blade is running true and not 'biting' forward