To register for this event, please visit http://makeict.wildapricot.org/event-3494201
Learn the basics to safely operate the major woodshop tools in this safety class including understanding the limitations of each tool, the forces created when using the tool and how to maintain safe control for improved performance. Tools covered: SawStop table saw, drill press, band saw, router table, jointer, planer, miter saw, oscillating spindle and belt / disk sanders and scroll saw. Expect around an hour of walkthrough with our tools and equipment, followed by an OPTIONAL hour of hands on practice with the tools aimed at those who have little or no practice with woodworking tools Prerequisites: Please read the woodshop tool access policy and safety requirements on the wiki page prior to coming to class. Safety Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): â€¢ Mandatory: Closed-toed shoes, eye protection, short sleeves â€¢ Advisable: Hearing protection Upon completion of the safety demonstration you can use this woodshop equipment for your projects whenever you work at MakeICT as a member!