WoodLab 101 covers the safe operation of the core tools in the MakerLabs woodshop. Members and drop-in members must take this orientation before using the woodshop.
The tools covered in this class include the the panel saw, table saw, mitre saw,, jigsaw, drill press, and smaller hand tools.
Prior experience is not necessary, but may be helpful. This orientation is also a perfect precursor to our WoodLab 102, and Lathe 101 classes.
Panel saw, table saw, mitre saw,router, sanders, drill press, and various sanding and hand tools. Please note: this class does not cover the jointer, planer, or resaw bandsaw, all of which are all covered in Woodshop 102.
- Safety glasses (provided)
- Closed-toed shoes
- Remove dangling jewelry
- Tie back long hair
- Hearing protection
- Particle filter mask or dust mask
Is there an age limit to enter the event?
The minimum age for participants is 13 years old with a participating guardian or 18 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 (minus Eventbrite fees) or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to email@example.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 towards 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.