Imagine a solid chunk of walnut falling from a ten story building.
Now imagine catching it with your face. It wouldn’t be fun — just ask Cardboard Danny DeVito (may his paper soul rest in peace).
Kickback from a table saw is even worse — and it happens faster than you can blink.
But don’t put your saw on Craigslist just yet. Kickback is easy to avoid — as long as you understand why it happens and take the right precautions to prevent it.
So to help you stay safe in the shop, I’m going to cover everything you need to know about kickback, including: