Metals 500- Lapidary part 1 February

Introduction to Lapidary Cutting Equipment

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Cutting Equipment

In this class you will learn how to use the various Lapidary cutting tools in our Lapidary shop.


This is a Hi-Tech trim saw, one of the cutting tools in the shop.

Learning to use the Trim saw allows you to create slabs.

During this class you will:

  • be introduced to all of TinkerMill's Lapidary shop cutting tools.

  • be introduced to our safety protocols and expectations.

  • get familiar with the set up process and operation of each of the tools

  • learn the clean up process and expectations for the shop

  • Learn the types of materials appropriate for our shop

Things to bring with you:

  • Appropriate shop attire: non-flowing clothes, quick dry attire is best (you might get wet!)

  • Closed toed shoes, no sandals or tennis shoes.

  • hair tie for long hair and beards.

  • If you already own safety glasses, please bring them, otherwise they are provided by the shop.

  • Your choice of hydration. Please, no alcohol.

You will not need to bring your own stones. Cutting material will be provided for you. Please let the event planner know ahead of time if are considering bringing your own stone/rock to the class.

This class is a certification for using the tools, granted to TinkerMill members. If you are not yet a member, please consider joining. We offer many different types of membership to suit your needs. You can find more information on our website under the membership tab.

Certification is granted to members 16 and older, anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a paid adult guardian or parent. Due to the nature of the equipment attendees must be 16 or older to attend.












Date & Time
Tuesday
February 13, 2024
6:30 PM 8:30 PM America/Denver
Location

Tinkermill

1840 Delaware Place
Unit A
80501 Longmont
720-204-3090
info@tinkermill.org
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Organizer

Adrienne Iguchi

adrienne.iguchi@tinkermill.org
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