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Lathe 101

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MakerLabs

780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A 1M3

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Lathe 101

This orientation is a great follow-up to Woodshop 101! The lathe is the perfect tool to turn round or cylindrical items. Ever wanted to make a pen, table leg, or pepper mill? Now's your chance! You will learn how to set up the lathe, and how to use and sharpen tools safely. There are no prerequisites required for this course, but some knowledge of woodworking would be helpful.

Project
Small functional piece, eg. honey dipper.

Prerequisites
Required: none
Recommended: Woodshop 101

Equipment Access
Lathe

  • Safety glasses (provided)
  • Closed-toed shoes
  • Remove dangling jewelry
  • Tie back long hair

Recommended:

  • Hearing protection
  • Particle filter mask or dust mask

FAQ

Is there an age limit to enter the event?
The minimum age for participants is 14 years old with a participating guardian or 16 otherwise.

What are my parking options at MakerLabs?
MakerLabs' parking lot is located on the east side of the building on the corner of Hawks Avenue and East Cordova Street.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email us at hello@makerlabs.com with any questions or concerns.

Can I sign up for the member rate?
If you sign up for a membership on the day of the class, you'll receive a refund for the difference between the general and membership class price.

How do I cancel or reschedule my class?
Refunds or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to hello@makerlabs.com at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, but we do offer a 50% credit torwards a future class.

What happens if I show up late?
Please arrive 15 minutes before the schedule start of the class so that it can start on time. Attendees arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be allowed in the class.


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780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A 1M3

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