Prerequisite: Interest in beginning knowledge of conventional machinery.
In this course on machine shop safety, discussion will center on proper usage and care of conventional machinery. Participants will also learn about the use of measuring tools used in the machine shop, including simple but defining projects using horizontal and vertical bandsaws, manual lathes, mills, drilling and tapping.
Participants will also practice defining feed and speed, as well as how to arrive at the proper thought process to achieve accurate cutting conditions. Light descriptions of tooling and their uses and chip formation will be covered. This class is designed to give hobbyist, auto enthusiast, industrial workers that are looking for a place to start.
Course Highlights:♦ Metal cutting (sawing horizontal/vertical)♦ Manual lathe and mill operation♦ Shop measuring practices♦ Tool geometry and uses thereof
Tickets are not required for this event