Classes at Marc Adams School of Woodworking
Festool System Essentials with Brian Sedgeley
Dates: 7/19 - 7/20
Tool List: Click here for tool list
This class is geared toward existing power tool users who have a basic or limited knowledge of the Festool System. In this class, Brian will cover the essential components of the Festool System, including TS Plunge Cut Saws, Dust Extractors, MFT Multifunction Tables, Jigsaws, Sanders, Kapex, Routers, Domino and more. Existing Festool users will learn to get the most of their existing tools by going through basic application exercises and simple calibration techniques. Participants with limited Festool experience will learn new methods of work through an introduction to the broader line of Festool Tools and Accessories. Though there will be some limited classroom-style presentations, the bulk of the class time will be spent in the shop using the tools. Students should have experience with, and are comfortable using power tools such as saws, routers, joiners and sanders.
Learn about the Festool system-based, fully integrated Dust Extraction system
Learn how to accurately cut a 4 x 8 sheet of material
Precision ripping with the TS Saw and FS Parallel Guides
Using the Multifunction Table
Dimensioning of trim, and the basics of crown molding
Construction of basic joints using the Domino Joiner
Basic techniques for precision routing
Dust free sanding
There is a $45 annual registration fee that will be added to your the total amount of the class if this is the first class you are registering for this season.