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New lathe carriage shields from Danray

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Danray Products LLC introduced a line of heavy-duty lathe carriage (saddle) shields that are designed for manual lathes or similar machines, according to the company.

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The shield attaches directly to the backside of the carriage so it moves with the carriage as the workpiece is being machined. This provides a barrier between individuals and the point-of-operation hazard. The shield also deflects chips, coolant, and other particles. The shield hinges back and rests at a 45-degree angle, making it easy to change the workpiece.

The shields comply with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.212 and the ANSI B11.6 safety standard for lathes.

For information, visit www.danrayproducts.com.

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