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October 2021

Machining 100 – Intro To Machining

October 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Knox Makers – Machining, 116 Childress St SW
Knoxville, TN 37920 United States
$9.96 Sold out

Billy will give you a basic introduction to the machining area. This class will begin with a tour of the machining area with a, in-depth discussion of each tool, it’s uses, proper procedures, and safety. At the end of this class, all participating members will be authorized to use the drill press, box pan brake, handtools, and the horizontal bandsaw.

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Milling 101 – Bridgeport Mill Tool Authorization

October 23 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Knox Makers – Machining, 116 Childress St SW
Knoxville, TN 37920 United States
$24.96 1 ticket left

** Intro to Machining is a prerequisite class. You have to complete the Intro to Machining class before you can take the Milling 101 Class. **

In this class you will receive basic hands on experience in operating a Bridgeport Series I J-Head milling machine. During this 3 to 4 hour class, Billy will go over the basics of tramming the head of the mill, tramming the vise, edge finding, work holding and setup, drilling , side milling, and top/end milling operations. You will also learn the basics of the DRO (digital read out), the table power feed, and basic care of the mill. This is a tool authorization class and once completed you will be authorized to use the milling machine and Knox Maker members will receive a key need to operate the mill. Intro to Machining is a prerequisite class.

There will be a fee of $24.96 for members.. There will be a maximum of 4 spots of this class, and a minimum of 2 tickets must be sold. If the class minimum is not met 48 hours prior to class start time, the class we be canceled and all tickets will be refunded.

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Milling 201 – Advanced Bridgeport Mill Tool Authorization

October 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Knox Makers – Machining, 116 Childress St SW
Knoxville, TN 37920 United States
$24.96 Sold out

** Intro to Machining is a prerequisite class. You have to complete the Intro to Machining class before you can take the Milling 101 Class. **

This is an accelerated class designed to get you checked out on the Bridgeport Series I J-Head milling machine. This is a faster paced class than the Milling 101 Auth class and assumes you've had some experience milling with a Bridgeport or Bridgeport type machine. Like the Milling 101 class, Billy will go over the basics of tramming the head of the mill, tramming the vise, edge finding, work holding and setup, drilling , side milling, and top/end milling operations. You will also learn the basics of the DRO (digital read out), the table power feed, and basic care of the mill. This is a tool authorization class and once completed you will be authorized to use the milling machine and Knox Maker members will receive a key need to operate the mill. Intro to Machining is a prerequisite class.

There will be a fee of $24.96 for members.. There will be a maximum of 4 spots of this class, and a minimum of 2 tickets must be sold. If the class minimum is not met 48 hours prior to class start time, the class we be canceled and all tickets will be refunded.

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