Table Saw

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This tool cannot be operated without completing a training course.
If required we can provide an introduction to the safe use of this tool.
Do not wear loose clothing while operating this machine
Disconnect before carrying out maintenance or repair Switch off and remove plug from socket when not in use Use guard
Wear ear protectors Eye protection must be worn Wear a mask Wear safety footwear
Rotating machinery Beware of moving parts Sharp elements

WARNING: Risk of serious cut injuries, entanglement with rotating parts!
DO NOT, under any circumstances, put your hands or fingers anywhere near the blade or cutter when the machine is running.
ALWAYS use a pusher stick or pusher pads when feeding material through this machine.

Equipment Image

Performance FMTC10TS 254mm Table Saw
Performance FMTC10TS 254mm Table Saw - Controls View
Pusher Stick - USE IT!

Training requirements Template

See template files at top of page

Safety information / minimum required PPE Graphics

See Graphics for HSE Signage above

Safety information / minimum required PPE Details

Safe Useage

For Operator safety this tool should be used mounted on the Clarke Workshop Stand

Machine name/identifier

  • Manufacturer: Performance
  • Model Number / Part Number: FMTC10TS

Machine Capacity

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  • Current =
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  • Dimensions =
  • Any relevant statistics =
  • Depth of Cut - Blade 90deg = 80mm
  • Depth of Cut - Blade 45deg = 55mm
  • Blade Size - 254mm x 2.8mm x 1.8mm
  • Blade Bore Size - 30mm


  • For large machines this is not required.
  • For small tools e.g. the belt sander identify where the tool is stored.

Training Materials

  • Links to videos for training
  • Training documentation

Manuals / Documentation

Provide details of where Manufacturer manuals or electronic documentation can be found.

Online / Digital Documentation

Links to any online documentation or PDFs of manuals

Hardcopy / Paper Documentation Location

Manual in Manuals folder


Any useful pictures of the machine

General Operating Procedure

Describe how to:

  • Safety checks before starting.
  • Turn the machine on
  • Operating procedures
  • Turning the machine off.
  • Cleaning after use.
  • State machine should be left / put back in to storage.

Can be broken down in to sub sections

Cedric's comment on the Usage of the table saw

Sub Section 2

Sub Section 3

Sub Section 4

Maintenance requirements and schedule

Detail routine maintenance steps and schedules

Every use




6 Monthly


Spares Information

Detail consumables and spare parts. Drive belts, specific lubricants, blades, cutters.

Hackspace Spares

Detail spares stored in the hackspace and where they are located.

Spares Sources

Details of any spares suppliers or consumables suppliers e.g. specific blades or cutters for machines (bandsaw blades, circular saw blades)