Setting Up the Bandsaw | Michael Fortune
November 2 | 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Designer, maker, teacher and mentor, Michael is one of Canada’s most respected contemporary furniture masters. With 33 years of experience, he builds limited edition work and residential furnishing. His innovative work has been in numerous exhibitions worldwide.
Setting Up and Using the Bandsaw with Michael Fortune
This Saturday class taught by master furniture maker Michael Fortune, will help you get your bandsaw singing!
The bandsaw can be one of the most versatile, safe and accurate machines in your workshop. A new or used bandsaw can be can be tuned to cut precision joints or flawlessly resaw solid wood without after market accessories or expensive blades. Installing new tires, setting blade tension, tracking, re-orienting the table, cutting curves, and fabricating useful jigs will be covered. In this class you will learn more about how to use your bandsaw so you can get more intricate cuts, learn how to do things with your bandsaw that you didn’t know was possible before, and get tips and trick from one of the most well known furniture makers in the world.
Tuition & Fees
Materials Fee: $0
There will be a $45 registration fee if this is the first time you are registering for a class.
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