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Safety Statement

Safety Statement

All AccurA Diamond Blades are manufactured to EN13236 safety requirements for super abrasives.

Diamond Blades, cutting and grinding cups and core bits comply with he highest safety standards that my otherwise cause harm or death to the end user. All blades are subject to bend testing and tension testing

Before using any power tool(s) please observe the following mandatory safety recommendations.

  • Guards must be in position before starting
  • Wear Gloves
  • Wear ear protectors
  • Wear Goggles / Eye Protection
  • Wear Masks
  • Wear Foot Protection

Safety When Dry Cutting

Do's

  1. DO clean the flanges before mounting the blade and checking both plates are the same diameter
  2. DO ensure that the blade is correct for the material being cut
  3. DO ensure that the arrow on the blade corresponds with the direction of rotation of the machine spindle
  4. DO ensure that the blade is in balance and running true A blade which is out of balance means increased wear and even possible destruction of the saw. Ensure that the blade is concentric to within 015mm
  5. DO ensure that the machine bearings and spindle are not worn, or blade life will be reduced
  6. DO avoid tilting the blade when cutting
  7. DO only use machines which have an approved safety guard
  8. Do remove the blade from the machine during transit to prevent accidental damage 9 DO inspect blade frequently to detect cracks or undercutting to steel centre
  9. DO observe the Abrasive Wheels Regulations 1970
  10. DO ensure that the machine is not dropped on the blade
  11. DO always wear appropriate protective equipment including head, ear and eye protection plus gloves and safety footwear

Don'ts

  1. DON’T use your blade on metals or other unsuitable materials If you have any doubt call our office
  2. DON’T apply pressure and force your diamond blade through the cut. The weight of the machine will suffice Increased pressure means increased wear
  3. DON’T let excessive heat be generated at the cutting edge of the blade

 


Safety When Wet Cutting

Do's

  1. DO ensure adequate water supply to both sides of the blade
  2. DO ensure that the blade cuts parallel to the wheel axis
  3. DO follow manufacturers recommended pulley sizes and recommended speeds for specific blade diameters
  4. DO tighten drive belts to ensure full available power
  5. DO use drive pin fitted to the machine

Don'ts

  1. DONT force blade on blade shaft or mount blade on undersized spindle
  2. DONT use paper washers to pack out the clamp plates
  3. DONT force the machine so that the blade rides up out of the cut
  4. DONT operate machine with damaged or open blade guard

 

 

15 Years of Excellence

15 Years of Excellence

We are proud to celebrate 15 years of excellence at Accura Diamond Tools. Experience the Accura difference.

Proud member of LOCAL

Proud member of LOCAL

LOCAL is a national symbol of trust that assists consumers and businesses in recognising products and services that are superior choices for both their local communities and for Ireland as a whole.

When evaluating a business's suitability for LOCAL membership, three key areas are considered: employment opportunities, community involvement, and product origin.

We are proud to be a member of LOCAL.

PAT Testing

PAT Testing

Choose Accura for your PAT testing needs.

A PAT test is a routine inspection of some types of electrical appliance to check they are safe to use. Its purpose is to prevent electrical accidents in the workplace. Our full PAT test includes both a visual inspection and a more in-depth check using our specialist PAT testing equipment.

Proud member of HAI

Proud member of HAI

What is the Hardware Association Ireland (HAI)?

HAI the national representative body for hardware/DIY retailers & builders merchants, as well as manufacturers / distributors to the trade.

They uniquely represent all levels of the supply chain & include within their membership ranks national and international companies,
multi-branch chains & smaller independent hardware businesses.

We are proud to be a member of HAI.

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