In this class participants will use prepared forms to steam bend a simple curved chair-back. We will discuss the principles of compression and tension in steam-bent members. We will set up a steam generator and box, monitor temperature and humidity in the box, and then bend some inch thick rock maple like a noodle.
A Community Workshop and Computer Lab in Pinellas Park Florida!
Programmers, Boatbuilders, Electronics Buffs, Woodworkers, Fabricators, Roboticists, Pottery Throwers and Artsy Nerds of every strip: UNITE!
Pinellas Hack Shack is what is referred to as a "Makerspace". Hacking refers to tweaking, augmenting, and re-purposing hardware, software, or ideas to do new things; be they useful, eccentric, or plain mad.