Quote Originally Posted by monte55 View Post
I have a 3 wheel 2 x 48" belt sander on a pedistal base. It has no side guard.
I had to move it one day and because of the long cord and the crap in my way to the outlet, I just wrapped both arms around it to slide it a ways. Bad idea. My chest hit the power switch while my right forearm was against the side of the belt. Well, 3 hours, 13 stitches, and $700 later I was back home.
It would have taken me only 30 seconds to unplug it, but NO,.........I don't have the time. Dumb move

That would'a been great on film I bet