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WOD103: Wood Lathe SBU
Class Number 318-52853

Woodturning is a method of woodworking used to create wooden bowls, pens, table legs and endless other round or cylindrical items on a lathe.

Learn to safely use the lathe to make wooden parts in this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class. Discover how to set up the lathe, prepare raw materials, and use different wood turning tools. Spin circles around the shop with the new skills acquired in this class!

Project: Turn a wooden spindle

Prerequisites: WOD101: Woodshop SBU is recommended but not required

Equipment access: Wood lathe

Minimum age: 16

Supervision requirements: None

Safety

  • Mandatory: Closed-toed shoes, eye protection, short sleeves, face shield
  • Advisable: Hearing protection, particle filter, or dust mask

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

    TechShop Location: TechShop San Francisco
    Room / Area: Woodshop
    Instructor: Tim Honeck
     
    Class Date: Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
    Start Time: 11:00 AM
    Class Length: 2 Hours
     
    Member Price: $60.00 Note: Active membership badge required at class check in.
    Non-member Price: $75.00
    Lab Fee: $10.00
     
    Age Range: 16 and Up
    Min. Students: 2
    Max Students: 4
    Current Students: 2
    Seats Left: 2
    Sorry, this Class is Over! But We Have Another "Wood Lathe SBU" Class with Seats Still Available:

    Sunday, 11/30/2014 Wood Lathe SBU