You are responsible for your safety – Norton Abrasives C9 User Manual
1. Before mounting any blade on the saw, the blade should be inspected for
any damage which might have occurred during shipment, handling or
2. The blade collars and arbors should be cleaned and examined for
damage before mounting the blade.
3. The blade must be properly fitted over the arbor with the drive pin on the
outside collar projecting through the drive pin hole on the blade and
4. The blade shaft nut, which is a left-hand thread nut, must be tightened
securely against the outside blade shaft collar.
5. The blade must be operated within the specified maximum operating
speed listed on the blade.
6. Turn water control valve to full to provide adequate coolant (4 to 6
gallons per minute) for diamond blades and wet cutting abrasive blades.
Insufficient coolant could result in severe blade breakage or diamond
7. The blade guard must be in place with the nose guard down and locked
when the saw is running.
8. The operator should wear safety glasses and any other appropriate
9. When starting the saw, the operator should stand away and to the side of
10. If for any reason the saw should stall in the cut, raise the blade out of
the cut. Check the outside blade shaft collar and nut for tightness.
Inspect the blade for damage before restarting the saw. Use caution
when resuming a cut. Be certain that the blade is in alignment with the
11. During cutting operations, do not exert excess side pressure on the
handles as a method of steering. Do not force the blade into the cut by
lowering the blade too fast or by pushing the saw too fast.
You Are Responsible For Your Safety!!!