Learn to safely use the tools most commonly needed to work with sheet metal. Get first-hand experience using the straight shear, corner notcher, finger brake (also called a box brake or pan brake), rotary punch, bead roller and beverly shear in this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class. Gain the knowledge to shear (cut), fold, bend, and punch holes in sheet metal.
This class is the perfect companion to the sand blasting and powder coating, and welding classes.
Project: Desk organizer
Equipment access: Straight shear, corner notcher, finger brake, rotary punch, bead roller and beverly shear (Note: These tools cannot be used to make curved surfaces or work with metal thicker than 2mm mild steel or aluminum.)
Minimum age: 12
* Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.