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FAB202: Basic Aluminum Casting
Class Number 190-51030

In this Safety and Basic Use class, you will cast a number of small objects from patterns using sand molds. We will discuss pattern design, mold troubleshooting and, most importantly, safety.

After completion of this class, you will be certified to use the equipment to cast safely on your own.

Molten aluminum will be handled, so participants must wear leather footwear (preferably boots), long sleeves and pants.

Passing this class is a requirement to use this equipment at TechShop

TechShop Location: TechShop Pittsburgh
Room / Area: Work Yard
Instructor: Gabe Cottrell
 
Class Date: Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014
Start Time: 1:00 PM
Class Length: 3 Hours
 
Member Price: $90.00 Note: Active membership badge required at class check in.
Non-member Price: $115.00
Lab Fee: $10.00
 
Age Range: 18 and Up
Min. Students: 2
Max Students: 4
Current Students: 3
Seats Left: 1

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