Bandsaw Pocket Reference


  1. Secure hair, clothing, and accessories. Remove gloves.

  2. Make sure bandsaw has the correct blade for your material.

  3. Lower blade guard.

  4. Have push stick handy.

  5. Insert yellow key.

  6. Turn on and check for abnormal sounds.


  1. Cut material.

  2. Keep hands away from blade, use push stick as needed.

  3. Use relief cuts for curves.

  4. If blade breaks, turn off machine and notify mentor.


  1. Turn off machine.

  2. Lower blade guard.

  3. Clean up.