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CNC102: CNC Vinyl Cutter SBU
Class Number 336-53636

Learn to use the computer-controlled vinyl cutter in this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class. Import vector (outline) designs from graphic software such as Adobe Illustrator and CorelDRAW into FlexiStarter, the software used to control the vinyl cutter. Next, use TechShop's CNC vinyl cutter to cut adhesive vinyl sheet into professional looking signage or ready-to-apply paint masking. This is a great tool for making screens for silkscreen printing, too!

Project: Vinyl sticker


  • Required: Understanding of vector-based graphics

  • Recommended: COM201: Adobe Illustrator for CNC, COM207:CorelDraw for CNC

    Equipment access: Vinyl cutter

    Minimum age: 12

    Supervision requirements: During class, all 12- to 15-year-old students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

    When using the vinyl cutter outside of class time, 12- to 15-year-old members must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.

    Safety: Closed-toed shoes are mandatory.

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

    TechShop Location: TechShop Mid-Peninsula
    Room / Area: Main Workshop
    Instructor: Chris DeAngelo
    Class Date: Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014
    Start Time: 7:30 PM
    Class Length: 1.5 Hours
    Member Price: $45.00 Note: Active membership badge required at class check in.
    Non-member Price: $55.00
    Lab Fee: $5.00
    Age Range: 12 and Up (Contact the store to register students under 13.)
    Min. Students: 2
    Max Students: 5
    Current Students: 3
    Seats Left: 2
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