Basic Woodworking – Joints Part 1 – new dates for Spring 2022
The workshop is for SLMS members, and this is reflected the discounted rate
Duration: 2 hours
Never done woodwork before? Got a project in your head but not sure where to start?
During this course you will learn a variety of woodworking joints, gain skills with basic hand tools and learn where each of these joints can be used.
This also includes a basic health and safety introduction to our new wood workshop.
Please note we are currently only offering these courses to SLMS members
Butt Joint and mitred joint with introduction to fixing methods including glue, screws, nails, dowels, biscuits and dominoes.
Mitred Half Lap
Learn to measure, mark and cut accurately with handsaws, marking gauges and marking knives.
Use of the hand plane with a shooting board.
Setting up and using the router plane.
Planing, Sanding and finishing.
Covering up mistakes.
Use of fixings & adhesives
Correct use and care of chisels.
Inducts you to:-
Use of the wood workshop for hand tools only.
South London Makerspace,
Arch 1129, 41 Norwood Road, London, SE24 9AJ