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Woodshop Machinery Fundamentals (Members Only)
September 7 @ 6:00 pm
One event on September 21, 2021 at 6:00 pm
This workshop is exclusive to Lowell Makes members. For an access code to purchase a ticket, please visit the Woodshop area in Basecamp or speak with the shop captains.
This is a TWO PART workshop. Part two will be held on Tuesday, September 21.
You only need to purchase ONE ticket for access to both sessions.
About this class
A beginner level two-part workshop that will provide instruction and hands on experience in safely operating Lowell Makes’ woodshop power machines.
The first 2.5 hour session will focus on sawing. The participant will learn the proper and safe operation of the following pieces of equipment, circular saw, jig saw, miter saw, band saw, and table saw. In addition, learning how to cut effectively using the traditional panel saw…hand sawing will be covered.
The second 2.5 hour session will cover the remaining pieces of power equipment in the woodshop. The participant will learn proper and safe operation of the following pieces of equipment: drill press, planer, jointer, hand router, table router, sanding equipment. In addition, the participant will learn how to join boards using dowels and biscuits as well as how to do glue ups.