The Make a workbench course is design for the amatuer woodworker to make their very own bench tailored just to them. Take away the bench as a flat pack to reassemble at home. Although a vice is not included, Jon will give you full instruction on how to fit it should you want this. The Course is a three day course.
The course will start at 9am and finish approx 4pm, please bring a packed lunch or you can visit the Hop Pocket restaurant for a cooked meal should you want it. Tea & coffee will be provided.
You will learn on the course
All Materials included
- How to draw and work with rods
- Timber preparation by machine
- Mortice and tenon joints
- Cutting joints using a router
- Draw boring
- Gluing up components
- Setting out spirals
Tri Square, chisel 1/4 , 1/2, 3/4 & 1 inch chisel, tenon saw, cutting guages, mortice guage, wooden mallet, sharpening stone(oil water or diamond) No4 smoothing plane or no5 jack plane, cordless drill, 300mm ruler, a marking knife and a router.
Tools can be hired for the duration of the course for £10
PLEASE WEAR SENSIBLE SHOES PREFERABLY TOE PROTECTED BOOTS/SHOES/ TRAINERS. NO TRAINERS OR SANDALS. LONG HAIR MUST BE TIED BACK. THIS IS FOR YOUR SAFETY AND NEEDS TO BE ADHERED TO.