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april, 2021

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06apr5:00 pm8:00 pmMankato MakerSpaceWood Shop Safety 1.0—Core Power Tools 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Mankato Makerspace, 1700 3rd Ave., MankatoCategories:Classes & Education,Hobby, Craft, & Making


Event Details

From fixing simple shelves to creating beautiful complex furniture, woodworking skills are handy to have. This course covers the basic functionality and use of the core power tools in any woodshop: the jointer, planer, table saw, band saw, and compound miter saw. In this three-hour session, students will learn

  1. basic operations in milling, surfacing, and dimensioning lumber
  2. the components of each tool
  3. safe operation of each tool
  4. applications of each tool to surfacing & dimensioning lumber
  5. alternative applications for each tool.

Register here.

Students should come to the class with closed-toe shoes and long pants. Avoid loose clothing, long sleeves, gloves, and loose jewelry. The student material fee includes take-away PPE (basic ear protection, a dust mask, and safety glasses). Class size is limited to three individuals and are required to be 16 and older.

If you are a Current Mankato Makerspace Member use Coupon Code MEMBER DISCOUNT to get $5 off the ticket. If you have any questions contact Tyler Vaughan at


(Tuesday) 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Mankato Makerspace

1700 3rd Ave., Mankato

Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

april 13th, 2021 5:00 pmapril 20th, 2021 5:00 pmapril 27th, 2021 5:00 pm