Introduction: Getting Started With the Manual Lathe
Approved Materials for the Manual Lathe
- Most Metal
- Most Plastics
- Carbon fiber and composites
If at Pier 9, see Shop Staff first before using these materials:
- All other materials
If you are working from another studio or workshop, refer to the tool's instruction manual to see if your desired material is suitable for tool use.
Our most important safety callouts are highlighted in yellow throughout this course.