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Document ID (ISN)57431
CIS number 92-89
ISBN(s) 0-477-03455-1
Year 1989
Convention or series no.
Title Noise abatement for circular saws
Bibliographic information Occupational Safety and Health, Department of Labour, P.O. Box 3705, Wellington, New Zealand, 1989. 20p. Illus. 16 ref.
Abstract Contents of this training booklet: some circular saw arrangements; the nature of circular saw noise (idling, cutting and workpiece noise); saw blade and tooth terminology; specific methods of noise reduction (maintenance factors, changing operational parameters, proper saw blade and tooth geometry design, vibration damping, blade enclosure, control of workpiece noise).
Descriptors (primary) New Zealand; circular saws; training material; metalworking industry; woodworking industry; noise control
Descriptors (secondary) sound absorption; safety by design; safety guides; vibration damping
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceNew Zealand
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Woodworking industry
Metalworking industry
Lumber and the woodworking industry