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* '''Advanced Drill Press Topics'''
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'''Advanced Drill Press Topics'''
** Adjusting the table height
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* Adjusting the table height
** Setting the vertical travel stops
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* Setting the vertical travel stops
** Using a drill press vise
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* Using a drill press vise
** Dust control system
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* Dust control system
** How to tell when a bit needs to be sharpened
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* How to tell when a bit needs to be sharpened
** Changing the drill speed
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* Changing the drill speed
** Using Forstner and other large (over 1/2 in) bits
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* Using Forstner and other large (over 1/2 in) bits
** Consumables costs
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* Consumables costs
** Using brushes or sanders in the chuck
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* Using brushes or sanders in the chuck
** Making fixtures for repeating hole locations
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* Making fixtures for repeating hole locations
** Making fixtures for workpiece clamping
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* Making fixtures for workpiece clamping
  
  
* '''Advanced Disc Sander Topics'''
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'''Advanced Disc Sander Topics'''
** Adjusting the table angle
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* Adjusting the table angle
** Selecting sandpaper grits
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* Selecting sandpaper grits
** Replacing sandpaper disc
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* Replacing sandpaper disc
** How to tell when the sandpaper needs to be replaced
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* How to tell when the sandpaper needs to be replaced
** Consumables costs
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* Consumables costs
** Review all core topics above
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* Review all core topics above
** Adjusting the table-disc clearance
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* Adjusting the table-disc clearance
** Making special tools and jigs
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* Making special tools and jigs
  
  
* '''Advanced Band Saw Topics'''  
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'''Advanced Band Saw Topics'''  
** Using the miter gauge
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* Using the miter gauge
** Using the fence
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* Using the fence
** Dust control system
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* Dust control system
** How to tell when the blade needs to be replaced
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* How to tell when the blade needs to be replaced
** Consumables costs
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* Consumables costs
** Using fixtures for controlled cutting
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* Using fixtures for controlled cutting
** Adjusting the table tilt angle
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* Adjusting the table tilt angle
** Selecting a blade
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* Selecting a blade
** Replacing the blade (tension and tracking adjustments)
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* Replacing the blade (tension and tracking adjustments)
** Adjusting Upper and Lower blade guides
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* Adjusting Upper and Lower blade guides
** Setting upper and lower blade guide clearances
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* Setting upper and lower blade guide clearances
** Resawing
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* Resawing
** Making fixtures for locating/aligning the workpiece
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* Making fixtures for locating/aligning the workpiece
  
  
* Dovetail Joints
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'''Dovetail Joints'''
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* TBD
  
  
* Mortise and Tenon Joints
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'''Mortise and Tenon Joints'''
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* TBD
  
  
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(Small Group or Individual Training)
 
(Small Group or Individual Training)
  
* Hardwood Candlestick Holder
 
  
* Rolling Equipment Cart for Your Home Shop
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'''Hardwood Candlestick Holder'''
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* TBD
  
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'''Rolling Equipment Cart for Your Home Shop'''
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* TBD
  
  
  
 
[[Category:Wood Shop]]
 
[[Category:Wood Shop]]

Revision as of 12:30, 11 November 2012

Introductory Wood Shop Class

(Group or Individual Training)

  • Wood Shop Tour
  • Safety glasses, dangling hair, hoodie strings, etc.
  • Cleaning up: shop vac, brush, dustpan, broom, trashcans
  • Rockwell Drill Press
    • Power switch location/operation
    • Workpiece materials compatible with this machine
    • Clamping the workpiece safely
    • How hard to push the drill bit into the workpiece
    • Marking an accurate hole location
    • Center punch / center drill to begin holes
    • Selecting drill bits
    • Changing drill bits
  • Delta 12in Disc Sander
    • Power switch location/operation
    • Workpiece materials compatible with this machine
    • Holding the workpiece safely
    • Cleaning with cleaning stick
    • Dust control
  • Grizzly 16in Band Saw, Craftsman 12in Band Saw
    • Using the band saw light
    • Power switch/EPO location and operation
    • Workpiece materials compatible with this machine
    • Raising/lowering the upper blade guides
    • Holding the workpiece safely
    • Using a push stick
    • How hard to push the workpiece
    • Sawing along a pencil line
    • Sawing curves
  • Introductory Class Project
    • Birdhouse


Advanced/Specialized Wood Shop Classes

(Small Group or Individual Training)


Advanced Drill Press Topics

  • Adjusting the table height
  • Setting the vertical travel stops
  • Using a drill press vise
  • Dust control system
  • How to tell when a bit needs to be sharpened
  • Changing the drill speed
  • Using Forstner and other large (over 1/2 in) bits
  • Consumables costs
  • Using brushes or sanders in the chuck
  • Making fixtures for repeating hole locations
  • Making fixtures for workpiece clamping


Advanced Disc Sander Topics

  • Adjusting the table angle
  • Selecting sandpaper grits
  • Replacing sandpaper disc
  • How to tell when the sandpaper needs to be replaced
  • Consumables costs
  • Review all core topics above
  • Adjusting the table-disc clearance
  • Making special tools and jigs


Advanced Band Saw Topics

  • Using the miter gauge
  • Using the fence
  • Dust control system
  • How to tell when the blade needs to be replaced
  • Consumables costs
  • Using fixtures for controlled cutting
  • Adjusting the table tilt angle
  • Selecting a blade
  • Replacing the blade (tension and tracking adjustments)
  • Adjusting Upper and Lower blade guides
  • Setting upper and lower blade guide clearances
  • Resawing
  • Making fixtures for locating/aligning the workpiece


Dovetail Joints

  • TBD


Mortise and Tenon Joints

  • TBD


Wood Shop Class Projects

(Small Group or Individual Training)


Hardwood Candlestick Holder

  • TBD


Rolling Equipment Cart for Your Home Shop

  • TBD