CNC Router Fundamentals
Make Nashville
Sun, Jan 13 12:00 pm

This class will teach the basic principles of CNC routing. Starting from a 3D model, students will learn how to turn that into a tool path (a plan for carving), how to set up the X-Carve CNC, and how to set the machine in motion.  We’ll also cover how CNCing is different from and similar to 3D printing.  Also covered will be software recommendations and additional materials students will want to acquire based on the types of things they want to create. Please Bring: Dust mask, hearing protection, safety glasses if you have them. Make Nashville has a limited supply of disposable ones. Optional: ⅛ or ¼ inch shank end mills. Optional: A laptop loaded with the 3D modeling software of your choice (Autodesk 360 and Sketchup are good options)
Ryman Auditorium
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The High Watt
Wed, Jan 16 8:00 pm
Ryman Auditorium
Thu, Jan 17 7:30 pm
Frist Center Cafe
Fri, Jan 18 6:00 pm
Ryman Auditorium
Fri, Jan 18 7:00 pm
3rd and Lindsley
Fri, Jan 18 8:00 pm
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Sat, Jan 19 11:30 am
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Sat, Jan 19 2:00 pm