A few members have raised concerns about having advanced safety interlocks for big cnc machines such as the YAG and the new sheet cnc router. I don’t have time to pursue this but I’ve done some basic research and please find the links below for further discussion:
CNC Machine Safety – Lowell Corporation
At Lowell using CNC machines is part of the daily routine, but it is extremely important that everyone remembers the proper safety rules while operating the machines.
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