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MTL103: Basic Metal Shop SBU
Class Number 10-53572

In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn to use the cutting and shaping tools most commonly needed when working with metal. The tools work best on materials at least 1/8” thick, but some will work on thinner material as well. These tools are designed to work with steel and aluminum. Get hands-on experience using the vertical and horizontal band saw, cold saw, drill press, pedestal grinder, and disc sander.

This class is the perfect companion to the mill, lathe and welding classes.

Project: Metal bottle opener

Prerequisite(s): None

Equipment access: Vertical and horizontal band saw, cold saw, drill press, pedestal grinder, and disc sander

Minimum age: 16

Supervision requirement: None

Safety
  • Mandatory: Closed-toed shoes, eye protection, and short sleeves. Pull back hair, no jewelry,no gloves.

  • Advisable: Hearing protection


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

TechShop Location: TechShop Austin-Round Rock
Room / Area: Hot Shop / Sheet Metal Room
Instructor: Jeff McGlew
 
Class Date: Sunday, Sep 28, 2014
Start Time: 1:30 PM
Class Length: 2 Hours
 
Member Price: $65.00 Note: Active membership badge required at class check in.
Non-member Price: $80.00
Lab Fee: $10.00
 
Age Range: 16 and Up
Min. Students: 2
Max Students: 5
Current Students: 3
Seats Left: 2

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  • This class has a required minimum enrollment of 2 students, you will be notified via email if it does not meet enrollment the day before the class session.
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