Club Workshop - Advanced Machining Class

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Club Workshop - Advanced Machining Class
Advanced Machining Class
Type of Workshop
Start 6/15/2013 (iCal)
End 6/15/2013
Homepage: Advanced Machining Class
Location
Venue: 999 Vallejo Street, Unit #2
City: Denver
State: Colorado
Country: US
Costs
Min Cost: 8080 USD
59.2 EUR
48.8 GBP
0.114 BTC
4,929.6 INR
Max Cost: 9090 USD
66.6 EUR
54.9 GBP
0.129 BTC
5,545.8 INR

Advance Machining Class

Saturday, June 15, 2013, 09:00am - 04:00pm

Class Overview

This class will focus on advance CNC Milling techniques. The goal of this class is to teach the necessary skills to make the following piece on the CNC mill. This class includes two parts, the second part is optional. The first three hours will be instruction time. If the participant would like to stay for an additional 3 hours, then they could see the piece getting milled out, and if time allowed, based on how many participants stay, could get the opportunity to mill out their pieces with supervision. This additional supervised time cost more.

Kit

Not provided. You may purchase it from the instructor for $3/lb

Or you can bring your own material

Recommended material for participants to bring to class: 5.5in x 4.45in x 1.25in aluminum. Call or visit: C&M Iron & Metals that offers scrap for $2/lb.

Class Instructions

Feeds and Speeds: How Not to Break your Bit!

Chip formation and when your bit is about to break...
Using the Machinist Handbook as a reference

Horizontal and Parallel Operations: Advanced Visual Mills Controls

Depth Control
Cut Levels and Cut Level Ordering
Stepover Control and Scallops! (the non-edible kind)

General Mill Operation and Instructor Experiences: Don't Run Your New Bit Into the Side of Your Part!

Class Limit Size

4 People. Call Club Workshop at (720) 324-7222 to reserve a spot in the class

Class Dates

This class will be offered on:

Sat, June 15th @ 9:00 am -12:00 pm
Lunch 12-1:00 pm
Supervised Shop Time: 1-4:00 pm (additional fee)

Class Duration

3 hours of instruction. The first two hours will focus on teaching advanced stuff on Visual Mills (Horizontal Roughing, Parallel Finishing required for the take home part.) And extra operations like Horizontal Finishing, "plunge operations" and a little about valley and pencil tracing. The final hour will focus on: general Q&A, some project ideas, and show and tell of things that the instructor has made.

Additional fee for:

3 hours of supervised milling time. The participant could see the piece get milled out (takes about 45 minutes, and if time allowed, based on how many participants stay, could get the opportunity to mill out their pieces with supervision. This additional supervised time cost more.

Cost

3-hr Class

$45.00 per nonmember
$40.00 per member of Club Workshop

3-hr Supervised Hands On Time

$45.00 per nonmember
$40.00 per member of Club Workshop

Additional fee if you do not provide your own material: $3/lb.

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