Richard King Scraping Class

Want to learn to hand scrape and rebuild machine tools?

Richard King is teaching his scraping class at our shop this August! See the full details and sign up here.

When: August 2nd through August 8th, 2018

Where: Saunders Machine Works in Zanesville, Ohio

Details from Richard King: Learn to Rebuild and Scrape your lathe, Milling Machine, Surface Grinder, etc. I will teach you how to hand scrape, Biax Power scrape, hand and power 1/2 moon flake, how to straighten and scrape a gib, how to install and scrape Rulon 142 Teflon wear-strip material, basic leveling and alignment techniques,  sharpen a scraper blade, How to level and align machines, and some rebuilding Tricks of the Trade. You will bring along your own personal project or we will supply you one.  Most bring an angle-block or Straight-edge, lathe compound or cross-slide, milling machine table, cast iron surface plate, etc. Travel information will be provided but expenses are not paid.

Richard King has been teaching his world-renowned classes for over 40 years, and estimates he has over 30,000 students worldwide including companies like Cummins, General Motors, and General Electric.

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