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Document ID (ISN)29246
CIS number 78-629
ISSN - Serial title National Safety News
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
Title Gear-hobbing machines.
Bibliographic information Data Sheet 362, 1978 Revision, National Safety Council, 425 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago. Chicago, USA, Jan. 1978. Vol.117, No.1, p.63-65. Illus. 5 ref.
Abstract Gear hobbers cut and generate worm, spur and spiral gears on a high production basis. Most accidents occur during hob cutter changes, machine adjustments, and jam clearing. Types of machines are described and manual and automatic loading procedures, clearing jams, safeguards, general procedures and operating rules are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) machine tools; metalworking industry; milling machines; USA
Descriptors (secondary) safety devices; manual feed; data sheet; safe working methods; mechanical feed and ejection
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Machinery and tools
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Metalworking industry