This class will introduce some of the basic skills of Plasma cutting. You must have completed the a welding class before taking this class. We will talk about technique, prepping for welding, and most importantly safety. This will be a single session class lasting 1 hour.
- Tues June 11th from 5:30pm-6:30pm
The plasma class will include the following:
- Cutting using a Plasma Torch
- Review of consumables
- Basic skills, Safety
- Personal Protective Equipment
Intro, cover basic technique, review safety (PPE), review cutting torch, consumables, and technique. We will also pratice cutting metal and review cutting speed, amperage, technique, etc.
Important safety info:
Wear comfortable clothing that is ideally cotton/cotton blend and flame resistant. Closed toe shoes and long sleeve clothing should be worn to prevent burns. There is a potential for your clothing to get damaged. We will provide protective eyewear/welding mask, and welding gloves. If needed, a welding jacket may be available.
Pre-payment is required, no walk-ins, sorry. All payment is via paypal, and you must register for this class using Eventbrite. Once this class is complete, you will be able to use the Plasma cutter at the hack factory if you're a paying member. Payment will not be refunded once the class has started.
For more info email dave at drstrangelove dot net.
Instructors: David Bryan
This should be a fun time for all, we hope to see you soon!
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