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CNC Table Orientation
December 16, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm$140
CNC or computer numerical control is for a computer controlled machine used for cutting various materials. It can help create unique and intricate shapes and produces high quality work efficiently. This machine is a phenomenal piece of equipment for any maker to add into their inventory.
Project: Wood Coaster
Prerequisite: Design Thinking and 3D Modelling – This is a member’s only class. You must take the 3D modelling class prior to taking the CNC class
Duration: 3 hours – you must arrive 15 minutes before the start time to participate. The class will start as scheduled, please be respectful to the instructor and other participants by arriving on time.Please note the class may exceed 3 hours and go until 9:30.
Not a member? If you love the class and want more shop time we offer great incentives for new members on the day of the workshop.
Come to our workshop if:
- You want to increase your productivity
- You want to create precise pieces of work
- You need access to more advanced tools
Skills Learned: How to set up your file and operate the CNC machine safely.
- Safety Glasses (participants must bring their own eye protection, if they do not have eye protection a pair of safety glasses can be purchased at Maker Cube’s front counter)
- Closed-toe shoes
- Long hair tied back
- No loose jewelry or cords
- No long sleeved shirts or loose clothing
- Safety Masks (all participants must where a mask during the class, RZ masks can be purchased at Maker Cube’s front counter
About the Instructor:
Adam Ali, Director and Co-founder at Maker Cube
Adam has been tinkering and making for as long as he can remember. He recalls spending summers with his dad and brothers building tree forts, soapbox racers, and bike ramps. Their favorite project being an epic two-floor pallet wood treehouse complete with lights, windows and (of course) a secret escape hatch. He followed his passion through school taking as many courses as he could in woodworking, metal fabrication, music production, and media arts. For the past 10 years, Adam has built skillsets in many disciplines with his favorite being custom car audio fabricator. Adam’s approach to design and making often comes from a need to solve problems that don’t have commercially available solutions.
What is the age limit for the class?
The minimum age for participants is 14. Participants under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian provide supervision during the class. Do you have children younger than 14? Sign up for our mailing list to get updates on our summer camps and kid friendly classes!
Where can I park ?
Maker Cube’s parking lot has ample space available. Should the lot reach capacity, there is street parking along 206A St.
How do I cancel or reschedule a class?
Refunds or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to [email protected] at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, and a re booking of $45.00 will be applied to reschedule a class.
Please arrive 15 minutes before the class for sign-in and to ensure it starts on time, those arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be able to attend. In the event of low registration the class will be canceled and participants registered will be rescheduled to an alternate class date.