Tool Training

Event Date:

7 Mar, 2024

9 Mar, 2024

16 Mar, 2024

21 Mar, 2024

6 Apr, 2024

11 Apr, 2024

20 Apr, 2024

25 Apr, 2024

4 May, 2024

9 May, 2024

18 May, 2024

23 May, 2024

Event Time:

9:00 am

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Tool Training is a pre-requisite to becoming a member at Kitabina Makerspace as it helps to ensure safety and sustainability of the tools and space.

 

Here is the list of tools available and brief description of skills learned:

Level 1 – RM30/pax

MEASURING TOOLS – Inside dimensions vs outside dimensions
HAND SAWS – Pull saws vs push saws
CHISELS AND HAMMERS – Bevel up vs Bevel down / hammer types
DRILL DRIVER – Types of bits / how to prevent bit breakage
IMPACT DRIVER – Types of bits / how to prevent screw stripping
ORBITAL SANDER – Preventing pad damage /changing papers
MITER SAW – 90degree cuts / angle cuts / safety / all locks and mechanisms on saws
ALL CLAMPS – best ways to hold pieces together!

 

Level 2 – RM100/pax

CIRCULAR SAW – Blade Depth adjustment / proper material support / using straight edge
JIGSAW – Types of blades / straight cuts / curved cuts
BELT SANDER – changing belt grits / speed adjustment / using all related jigs
DISC SANDER – using different positions on the disc sander / using the miter gauge
SPINDLE SANDER – size of spindle and base / sanding direction
DRILL PRESS – changing bits / proper fencing and clamping

 

Level 3 – RM150/pax

TABLE SAW – cross cuts / rip cuts / usage of jigs / kickback prevention / blade depth adjustment / angle cuts
BANDSAW – throat height adjustment / fence usage / blade types / straight cuts / curved cuts
ROUTER – changing router bits / cutting depth / cutting direction / proper support / template cutting
PLANER – size of piece and orientation of piece / cut amount per pass / maximum cut width
ANGLE GRINDER – changing discs / tool purpose and usage

 

Once you’re all equipped and feeling confident, check out our membership passes here to use our space and get access to tools to kickstart your first project!

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