CNC301: CNC Tormach Milling Machine SBU
Class Number 250-43580

In this class, learn to use the CNC (computer-controlled) mill. This machine is the perfect combination of precision and power for any prototyping or hobby milling needs. Learn to convert G-code (created in InventorCAM, Cut 3D or VCarve Pro) into actual parts made from aluminum, steel, and even titanium. Materials fee: Includes materials for the class project and a router bit for each student to keep.

Project: Bottle opener


  • Recommended: CAD experience, ability to create G-code, experience with conventional milling

Equipment access: CNC mill

Minimum age: 16

Supervision requirements: During class, all 16- and 17-year-old students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also enrolled in the class.

When using the CNC mill outside of class time, 16- and 17-year-old members must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian who has passed the SBU.


  • Mandatory: Closed-toed shoes, eye protection, and short sleeves. Tie hair back or secure under a cap and remove all jewelry.

  • Advisable: Hearing protection

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

TechShop Location: TechShop San Francisco
Room / Area: Machine Shop
Instructor: Gregg Gemin
Class Date: Friday, Jan 17, 2014
Start Time: 12:00 PM
Class Length: 3 Hours
Price: $90.00
Lab Fee: $9.00
Age Range: 16 and Up
Must Attend with Parent: 16 through 17
Min. Students: 2
Max Students: 5
Current Students: 3
Seats Left: 2
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