This is an advanced torch class for those who have taken Torch 101 and want to learn how to join metal instead of cutting it apart. You MUST have completed Torch 101 or already be very familiar with oxy-fuel torches to take this class.
We will begin by refreshing safety skills and then move to learning to braze! Students will have shared skills building time and learn the fundamentals of joining metal with flame.
Proper attire is natural fiber clothing such as cotton jeans and T-shirts. Cotton/polyester blend is OK but synthetic clothing or other materials that can melt are unsafe. Students may bring their own PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) Cutting lenses and gloves if they have them.. but these are NOT required as we have set ups for you to use
This class introduces you to the new blacksmithing zone. We cover propane forge operation, zone safety, basic hand forging, and nail making. At the completion of the class, members will…