Miter Saw Rubric

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⌊ Student Name
⌊ Instructor Name
Pass ☐
Fail ☐
⌊ Date of Miter Saws test  (m / d / y)
⌊ Instructor Signature

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Point out the following tool features


☐ Trigger Safety
☐ On/Off Trigger
☐ Bevel Lock
☐ Right Bevel Knob
☐ Miter Lock
☐ Miter Detent Trigger
☐ Slide Lock
☐ Saw Head Lock

Personal Protective Equipment


☐ Knows whether dust collection for the woodcutting miter saw is optional

Safe Operation


☐ Knows required clamping of the workpiece
☐ Demonstrate safe cutting procedures with a straight cut with no slide use
☐ Demonstrate safe cutting procedures with a straight cut with use of the slide
☐ Demonstrate safe cutting procedures with a beveled, mitered cut with slide use

Common Maintenance


☐ Demonstrate proper storage of the miter saw after use

Allowable Materials


☐ State 3 requirements of the wood that is cut on the woodcutting miter saw

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