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Intro to CNC Machining

Course number : 2696   
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Learn the basics of how to create your own parts with a CNC mill or lathe. Begin your knowledge base with equipment/tooling choices and operator safety, along with the software needed to design your ideas in metal or plastic. Material properties and costs are also covered. Access to online tutorials, guidelines, and workshops are organized and shared in printed and digital format. This is a growing field, and much of the information is free and shared by enthusiasts from all over the world. Home-based machining challenges you to pick up a number of different kinds of knowledge, but, it can be profitable and fun!

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Mon


HackerLab Staff 



Please read: 
For all classes:
- Bring a notebook, writing instrument, and a flash drive to download manuals & save work.
- Students will be required to sign Hacker Lab's general liability waiver prior to the start of the class.
- This class is run in partnership with Sierra Community Education, additional Hacker Lab courses may be required in order to be certified to use Hacker Lab equipment for personal projects.
- This class is intended as a getting started / safety / introductory class and does not provide industry recognized certifications.

For Makerspace/Shop classes:
- Closed toe shoes or leather boots are ideal, and student wearing open toed shoes will not be permitted to participate.
- Don’t wear anything that you don’t mind getting dirty.
- Bring safety glasses/hearing protection if you have them.
- Long hair must be tied back.

Class Fee: 


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/2/2020 - 3/2/2020 Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Rocklin, HackerLab  Map, Room: Off Campus HackerLab Staff 

Other Class Offerings

Intro to CNC Machining
ID: 66442

05/18/20 - 05/18/20
Weekly - Mon
1 session


HackerLab Staff