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  • Table Saw and Miter Saw Basics

About the Course

Learn the fundamentals of the table saw and miter saw safety. Arguably the most used machines in the wood shop, the table saw and miter saw are essential for all levels of woodworking. Identify and use each saw’s components for safe setup and operation, while exploring different types of cuts and corresponding blades and techniques.
Machine/tool access: Table Saw and Miter Saw
  1. Learn more about Dados in Table Saw II: Dados and Splines and complete a fine wooden box. 
  2. Discover the best ways to apply finishes to your projects in Wood Finishing Basics.
  3. Learn the basics of preparing wood for use in woodworking projects in Wood Preparation: Jointer and Planer (available at our Wilmington and North Philadelphia locations) or Wood Preparation: Jointer, Planer, and Wide Belt Sander (available at our South Philadelphia location). 

Upcoming Classes

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North Philly

  • Feb 19th @ 11:00am - 1:00pm

South Philly

  • Feb 10th @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Feb 24th @ 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Wilmington

No Classes Currently Scheduled at This Location

Virtual Classes

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Prerequisites

This class has several prerequisites associated with it. Before signing up, please ensure that by the time the class occurs, you will have already completed the following classes:

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Let us know your prefered dates and times, and we’ll work with you to put something on the calendar. Please note we need at least 48 hours notice to schedule classes.