MAC201: Advanced Milling Machine - Tramming the Mill and Precision
Class Number 257-35977
In this advanced skills class, learn the art of tramming, how to make sure the mill and vise are exactly plumb and parallel, and how to precisely square up work. Confidently use a dial test indicator, 1-2-3 block, fly cutter, and deburring stone. Leave with the skill to mill flat and square projects to a very high degree of accuracy. With practice and patience, become a more accurate machinist and competent mill user!
Project: Square an aluminum part
- Required: MAC101: Milling Machine SBU
- Recommended: At least 10 hours of mill experience
Minimum age: 16
Supervision requirements: All 16- to 17-year-olds must attend class with a parent or guardian and be supervised, while using the mill, by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.
- Required: Closed-toed shoes, eye protection, and short sleeves. Tie hair back or secure under a cap and remove jewelry.
- Recommended: Hearing protection
|TechShop Location:||TechShop San Francisco|
|Room / Area:||Machine Shop|
|Class Date:||Saturday, Jul 13, 2013|
|Start Time:||4:30 PM|
|Class Length:||2 Hours|
|Age Range:||16 and Up|
|Must Attend with Parent:||16 through 17|