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WKS156: Make a Baseball Bat

People say baseball is America's favorite past time. Some say that woodworking is, too. Combine these classic interests in this unique workshop! You'll learn the art of wood turning by making your own baseball bat.

First-time members receive a one-month TechShop membership upon completion of class.

3 sessions currently scheduled:
    Make a Baseball Bat Saturday, 7/8/17 6:00 PM 3.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
1 SEAT LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $109.00, No Materials Fee
    Make a Baseball Bat Monday, 7/17/17 10:00 AM 3.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
3 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $109.00, No Materials Fee
    Make a Baseball Bat Monday, 7/17/17 10:00 AM 3.0 Hours 4 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    Member and non-member Sign Up $109.00, No Materials Fee
   
WKS901: Tesla Coil Design and Operation

Learn about design methods and operating principles of a traditional spark gap Tesla coil!

Mathematical relationships and empirical measurements will be used to gain a greater understanding of high voltage electronics. We will be demonstrating these concepts on a giant homemade Tesla coil.

This is the perfect workshop for high-voltage electronics enthusiasts and for those who want to build their own Tesla coils.

About the Instructor: Mark Barlow teaches electronics classes at TechShop Pittsburgh. He has worked in the solar industry for five years and has cumulatively worked on 35 megawatts of solar power generation, including the first solar array in downtown Pittsburgh. Mark built his first Tesla coil in high school and continues to be an enthusiast of high voltage electronics.

1 session currently scheduled:
    Tesla Coil Design and Operation Wednesday, 7/19/17 7:30 PM 2.0 Hours 8 SEATS TOTAL
8 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $39.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $49.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.