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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.

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North Philly

  • Jun 22nd @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm

South Philly

  • Jun 21st @ 12:30pm - 3:00pm
  • Jul 11th @ 12:30pm - 3:00pm
  • Jul 19th @ 12:30pm - 3:00pm
  • Aug 8th @ 12:30pm - 3:00pm
  • Sep 12th @ 12:30pm - 3:00pm
  • Sep 20th @ 12:30pm - 3:00pm
  • Oct 10th @ 12:30pm - 3:00pm
  • Oct 18th @ 12:30pm - 3:00pm


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