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WKS736: Basic Veneering
Class Number 1108-52168

Learn the basics of wood veneering with a hands on project of creating a 4 way book matched burl veneer panel.

Topics covered include:

Why use veneer?

Types of veneer.

Planning your veneer project and buying your veneer.

Preparation of and working with veneers.

Gluing and Post gluing operations.

Students will create an approximate 20" square panel veneered with 4 way book matched burl that can subsequently be used for a table top or door panel.

Class will be three separate sessions on three consecutive days.

First session, Thursday at 7:00pm, is two hours covering a lecture on veneers and using veneers, followed by a hands on flattening veneer using a vacuum bag.

Second session, Friday at 7:00pm, is three hours long consisting of layout, cutting, taping and gluing. Parts will be clamped using a vacuum bag.

Third session, Saturday at 9:30am, is an hour long of post gluing operations and clean up.

TechShop Location: TechShop Austin-Round Rock
Room / Area: Hub
Instructor: David Petersen
Class Date: Thursday, Aug 21, 2014
Start Time: 7:00 PM
Class Length: 6 Hours
Member Price: $180.00 Note: Active membership badge required at class check in.
Non-member Price: $205.00
Lab Fee: $45.00
Age Range: 12 and Up (Contact the store to register students under 13.)
Must Attend with Parent: 12 through 15
Min. Students: 3
Max Students: 6
Current Students: 6
Seats Left: 0
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