Tools 101: Power Saws

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ABOUT THIS EVENT
Event Category

Arts & DIY

Event Overview

Learn how to safely and effectively cut reclaimed wood with the power tools in Perennial’s new wood shop. In this hour and a half hands-on demo, you’ll learn how to safely use the chop saw (miter saw) to make square and angled cuts. By learning the band, scroll, and jig saw, you’ll be able to make unique cuts of virtually any shape. By completing this crash course, you will have full access to use any of the power saws listed below for future projects at Perennial.

What's Provided

All materials provided.

What You'll Learn
  • chop saw
  • band saw
  • scroll saw
  • jig saw
Location
Perennial
3762 S. Broadway,
St. Louis, MO, 63118

EVENT DETAILS

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Location

Perennial

Price

$20 Per Ticket

* Registration closes 24 hours before event

$20 Per Ticket

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Perennial

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Perennial is a community workshop + store that transforms trash into creatively restored objects and teaches the St. Louis community how to do the same.

For more information visit www.perennialstl.org or call 314-832-2288.

STUDENT REVIEWS

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    Holly S.
    Reviewed on 10/30/17

    I was really nervous and excited about learning to use the power saws in the workshop. Grace taught the course and did a great job explaining how to stay safe and operate the various saws. I feel confident that I will be able to use all three saws --- the compound miter saw, the jig saw, and the band saw with ease. Thanks to Perennial for being a great resource for learning in the community!

    I was really nervous and excited about learning to use the power saws in the workshop. Grace taught the course and did a great job explaining how to stay safe and operate the various saws. I feel confident that I will be able to use all three saws --- the compound miter saw, the jig saw, and the band saw with ease. Thanks to Perennial for being a great resource for learning in the community!

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    Lisa M.
    Reviewed on 07/22/17

    The power tools 101 class is particularly helpful for people who have never laid a finger on those power tool triggers. Although I was already familiar with the chopsaw and jig jigsaw, it was great to put wood blade with the bandsaw. I'd always been a little intimidated it, but not anymore! Now The bandsaw is on my must have tool list! I also met some really nice people during the class. Thank you for offering this opportunity to me. Nice job!

    The power tools 101 class is particularly helpful for people who have never laid a finger on those power tool triggers. Although I was already familiar with the chopsaw and jig jigsaw, it was great to put wood blade with the bandsaw. I'd always been a little intimidated it, but not anymore! Now The bandsaw is on my must have tool list! I also met some really nice people during the class. Thank you for offering this opportunity to me. Nice job!

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