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Crosscut sled

This sled is designed to safely make crosscuts while supporting both sides of the piece (the keeper and the discard sides). Setup Unplug the table saw Remove the yellow throat plate Use a 10mm wrench to loosen the two nuts which clamp the blade guard Remove the blade guard and re-tighten the nuts so they …

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cordless iron

AMT322 PowerXL Cordless Iron & Steamer

Ironing and pressing are important steps in making sewn and quilted creations look polished. Here are some reasons why: It’s impossible to make your items look polished without a good pressing. Especially when making tailored pieces and using fabrics like wool or tweed. Seams simply will not lie flat unless pressed, and you cannot achieve …

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Workshop Office Hours

Office hours are hosted in the workshop to provide members assistance with their projects and in navigating the shop itself. Office hour hosts are there to promote community within the organization and good practices within the Workshop. Members can get advice on a project, find help locating and understanding tools, and (if the host is …

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Workshop Finishing Guidelines

Please note that these rules are provisional, and subject to change at any time   Any spraying of accelerated materials is strictly limited – spraying for more than 15 seconds in a 30 minute window is prohibited. this is to facilitate the use of products like accelerator for CA glue not painting surfaces. The use …

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