WoodShop 101

We will cover all the machines necessary to mill a piece of lumber in preparation for a project.

Machines include the following:

  • Miter Saw
  • Planer
  • Jointer
  • Table Saw
  • Router Table
  • Drum Sander
  • Band Saw

There will also be a detailed tour of the woodshop highlighting the sanding area, hardware, and tool storage.

Instructor Josh Greene is the head of our woodshop committee at MakerSpace Charlotte. Learn more about his work: greenewooddesign.com

Class is open to ages 16 and up, though minors must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times. The adult must purchase an additional ticket to attend the class.

Guests are asked to be on time for events. If the safety briefing is missed, the guest will not be able to join the class and no refunds will be given.

Any jewelry on the hands and wrist must be removed and that no loose clothing is worn. Closed-toed shoes are required. Safety goggles will be provided. If you wear prescription glasses, you may want to bring your own eye protection. Hearing protection is optional, bring your own if desired.

MakerSpace Charlotte dues-paying members can check their email for a monthly Access Code to unlock member discounts on Eventbrite during checkout.

Because of Mecklenburg County orders, all guests are required to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while indoors at MakerSpace Charlotte as directed by the CDC. Hand sanitizer and bathrooms are available for hand washing during the event.

MakerSpace Charlotte is located in the brick side door, up the ramp. Ring bell for entry.

Want more? View our complete schedule over at MakerSpaceCharlotte.org to see what other classes are available!

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