# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Precision Machining Technology I Task 2130873445

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Operate power saws for cutoff operations.

Definition

Operations should include

  • setting up the operation
  • installing the appropriate blade in the power saw
  • cutting a length of material to match the cut list on the process plan, accurate to within ±1/64 inch with no sharp edges.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are some safety concerns when using power saws?
  • Why is saw speed important?
  • Why is it important to deburr a part after cutting it?