Safety Precautions of Grinding Machine

  1. We should ensure that the work is held firmly and properly. The grinding wheel should be inspected and mounted on the spindle.
  2. Proper work speed, wheel speed and table feed should be selected according to the nature of the work.
  3. Safety goggles should be worn by the operator.
  4. It should be checked whether the safety guards are fitted.
  5. The operator should not touch the rotaing work or the grinding wheel.
  6. The operator should not wear loose shirts and neck tie.
  7. The work rest of a bench grinder should be placed close to the grinding wheel.
  8. The speed of the vitrified grinding wheels should not exceed 2800 meters per minute.
  9. When new wheels are used, the wheel speed should be kept minimum.
  10. If the job is held in a magnetic chuck, extra grips should be placed around the workpieces.
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