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WOD103: Wood Lathe SBU
Class Number 318-117631

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: Successful completion of WOD101: Woodshop SBU prior to taking this class is recommended but not required.

Equipment access: Wood lathe

  • Mandatory: Closed-toe shoes, eye protection, short sleeves

  • Advisable: Hearing protection, particle filter, or dust mask

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

TechShop Location: TechShop Detroit-Allen Park
Room / Area: Woodshop
Instructor: Chuck Reavis
Class Date: Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017
Start Time: 6:00 PM
Class Length: 2.5 Hours
Member Price: $80.00 Note: Active membership badge required at class check in.
Non-member Price: $100.00
Lab Fee: None
Age Range: 16 and Up
Must Attend with Parent: 16 through 17
Min. Students: 2
Max Students: 4
Current Students: 0
Seats Left: 4
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