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power press

noun
1.
a press operated by a mechanical, hydraulic, or pneumatic device.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45
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  • Adherence to these recommendations should reduce the risk of injury among mechanical power press operators.
  • The point of operation hazard on power press brakes has been evident for many years.
  • If the press brake is being used as a power press, with die sets, point of operation guarding would be required.
  • Two willful violations include failing to have adequate machine and point of operation guarding on the mechanical power press.
  • The mechanical power press is a machine that requires the undivided attention and good judgment of the operator.
  • In the illustration to the left, a fixed guard on a power press completely encloses the point of operation.

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