Wood Lathe Spindle Certification - INSTRUCTIONS ONLY

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Instructions Only:

This certification is required for people who want to use the wood lathe.


This certification covers 

      • How to prepare your stock

      • How to approach your work with the tool

      • How to use a roughing gouge to create a cylinder

      • How to use a spindle gouge to create beads and coves

Cost : $75 for members, $100 for non-members


Steps to completion

1. Watch these videos :

2. Take the quiz (which will put you on the certification-ready list after you submit it) 

Quiz link here. 

3. Email woodlathe@tinkermill.org to notify instructor of passed quiz completion.

4. Schedule and attend an IPCS where you will demonstrate that you can use the lathe safely by mounting the blank, turning it round, and forming coves and beads.

5. Take the Certification Assessment Form

*Members and non-members can attend the class, however only members will be able to access the wood lathe after training. 

**Minimum age 15 with legal guardian attending the class as well. 

Laguna Lathe in TinkerMill's Woodshop
Date & Time
February 3, 2024
12:00 AM 12:00 AM US/Mountain


1840 Delaware Place
Unit A
80501 Longmont
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