CNC102: CNC Vinyl Cutter SBU
Class Number 336-28410

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

Prerequisites

  • 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 San Jose
Room / Area: Main Workshop
Instructor: Karen Davis
 
Class Date: Friday, Jan 11, 2013
Start Time: 6:00 PM
Class Length: 1.5 Hours
 
Price: $45.00
Lab Fee: $2.00
 
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
Sorry, this Class is Over! But We Have Another "CNC Vinyl Cutter SBU" Class with Seats Still Available:

Monday, 4/28/2014 CNC Vinyl Cutter SBU