Portable cut-off wheels are among the most common bonded abrasive products in use. Found everywhere from metal fabrication shops to homeowners’ garages, these wheels are very safe when used correctly. However, accidents have occurred because of misuse and abuse of these wheels.
Avoiding accidents begins with learning and following the basic Do’s and Don’ts for portable cut-off wheels, listed below.
For additional information on this topic or if you need any other abrasive safety information, please review ANSI, OSHA and all literature provided by the coated abrasive and machine manufacturer. You may contact the Saint-Gobain Product Safety Department at (508) 795-2317, Fax (508) 795-5120 or contact your Saint-Gobain Abrasives representative with any safety related questions.