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Introduction to the Wood Lathe

About This Class

Calling all beginners! Explore turning techniques on the Nova wood lathe, including roughing, shaping beads and coves, drilling, and finishing. Practice safe setup and operation of the wood lathe, and proper use of a variety of turning tools. Walk away with a candlestick holder or spinning top, and gain certification for unsupervised access to the wood lathe.

Upcoming Classes

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North Philly

  • Sep 18th @ 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Oct 15th @ 6:00pm - 9:00pm

South Philly

  • Aug 25th @ 12:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Sep 9th @ 12:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Sep 22nd @ 12:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Oct 6th @ 12:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Oct 27th @ 12:00pm - 3:00pm


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