CNC ShopBot SBU

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CNC ShopBot SBU

TechShop DC-Arlington

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Location:
Arlington
2110-B Crystal Dr
Btwn 20th & 23rd Streets S
Arlington, Virginia 22202
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Room: CNC Production Room
Class Level: Intermediate
Age Requirements: 8 and older
Average Class Size: 5
Teacher: Jason Granado

What you'll learn in this cad class:

In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn to use the computer-controlled (CNC) ShopBot router to cut objects, parts, or art designed in 2D or 3D CAD. 

This powerful tool is perfect for rapid prototyping and digital fabrication. Create parts with complex curves and surfaces from most woods, plastics, foams, and other composites (no metal on this machine). This class teaches the use of the machine, but does not cover CAD drawing or toolpathing. VCarve Pro (CNC 201) is a good starting point for people new to CAD and CAM.

Materials fee: Includes materials for the class project and a router bit for each student to keep.

Project: Wooden gear

Prerequisites: Use of CAD and CAM software like VCarve Pro (CNC 201) and Basic Woodshop SBU (WOD101) are recommended.

Equipment access: CNC ShopBot router 

Safety:
  • Required: Closed-toe shoes; remove dangling jewelry; wear short sleeves; tie back long hair 
  • Advisable: Hearing protection, particle filter or dust mask
Kids and young adults (8 to 17 years of age) can work on projects under the direct supervision of a parent or legal guardian
Refunds & Class Cancellation Policy
  • A refund or a class credit may be provided only if you call to cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start of class
  • If you arrive after class has started, you will not be permitted to participate and your class fees will not be refunded
  • If you fail to show up for a class, your class fees will not be refunded
  • To request a refund, contact [email protected]
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School: TechShop DC-Arlington

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