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Tormach Workshop #2 (Helping Hands Base)

  • Thu, June 06, 2024
  • Sat, June 22, 2024
  • 3 sessions
  • Thu, June 06, 2024, 6:00 PM 9:00 PM (EDT)
  • Thu, June 13, 2024, 6:00 PM 9:00 PM (EDT)
  • Sat, June 22, 2024, 11:00 AM 4:00 PM (EDT)
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This is the second of four workshops required to be a qualified Tormach user. Class size is limited to two persons. Please make sure you are available for all sessions prior to registering.

Participants completing this workshop will keep the machined base, and will receive all the parts required to assemble it. A new end mill will also be provided.


  1. Successful completion of Workshop 1

  2. Complete the Session 2.1 Prerequisite Quiz before the first class.

  3. Complete the Session 2.2 Prerequisite Quiz before the second class.

  4. Setup a Fusion 360 account online before the second class.

Workshop 2 syllabus

Session 2.1 (classroom and machine): learn about “speeds and feeds” and practice some cutting parameters at the machine.

Session 2.2 (classroom): learn about thread milling and receive a basic introduction to Fusion 360.

Session 2.3 (machine): machine a helping hands base using the instructor’s verified part program.

The classroom session will be taught by Kyle Hossler and the machining session by Mike Ireland.

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Mon - Fri: 5pm to 9pm
Saturday: 10am to 9pm
Sunday: 10am to 5pm

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