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Basics of Woodworking (4-part series)
October 12, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
By demand! This month's Basics series takes place 3 weeknights and one Saturday. Just added: make-up dates for Session 1 on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 28-29.
Get started in woodworking with this four-part series. Perfect for beginners, and useful for those who need to brush up. Participants will build a sliding-lid box from a provided plan (see photo for example). No membership or prior experience required.
Skills and topics covered include:
- Shop safety
- Reading plans- Buying wood
- Measuring and squaring wood
- Best practices for cutting, planing, sanding, gluing, joining and more
- Troubleshooting common errors and obstacles
Chop (Miter) Saw
Chisels, clamps, and some hand tools