|Document ID (ISN)||77926|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Woodworking Information Sheet No.4
Health and Safety Executive
||Noise reduction at band re-saws
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, June 2001. 2p. Illus. 2 ref.
||The noise generated by band re-saws (typically over 85dB(A)) can be reduced by maintaining the machine and blade in good condition. Factors affecting the blade vibration level (the main source of noise) are listed along with advice on how the difference in noise levels when cutting and when idling can be used as a good indicator of the condition and adjustment of the machine and blade. Replaces CIS 91-515.
||noise and vibration control; woodworking industry; band saws; United Kingdom
||noise level; woodworking saws; data sheet; replaced; maintenance
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
Lumber and the woodworking industry