The Pier 9 Workshop is excited to share our full roster of Machine Training Curriculum on Instructables. Each class was developed over 5 years of hands-on collaboration with industry experts. We hope the knowledge we've gathered here will help any level of user be successful in a workshop.
The vertical bandsaw is a stationary power saw with a thin blade in the form of continuous loop. The bandsaw is especially suited to trimming and cuttingl, and is a useful tool for any metal shop user.
This class is part of a greater course series covering Metal Shop safety and basic use. In this course series you will learn how to operate and adjust machines to safely begin basic metal projects. A free PDF download of this class is available at the end of the last lesson.Check out the rest of the Metal Shop classes:
Lesson 1: Getting Started With the Vertical Metal Bandsaw
This lesson goes over the anatomy of the vertical bandsaw, as well as basic safety and best practices.
Getting Started With the Vertical Metal Bandsaw Started
Adjusting the Bandsaw Started
Straight and Curved Cutting Started
Lesson 4: Operating the Vertical Bandsaw
How to run the machine and a few more tips and tricks to get you the best results on the vertical bandsaw. This lesson also includes a free PDF download of this class to use in your shop.
Operating the Vertical Bandsaw Started
Now that you have the skills, what are you waiting for?
Get out there and make something!