The HeatSync Labs Mini Lathe, Photo by Ryan Rix

HeatSync has another class coming up!

In this workshop the participants will learn the basics of turning metal as well as safety and the specifics of the HSL mini lathe. Operations will include turning parting, facing, boring and drilling on both aluminum and steel. After class you are encouraged to stay and utilize the skills you’ve been learning.

Bonus: This class will also serve as certification on the HSL mini lathes and the possibility of working up utilizing the 12×36 lathe.

What you bring: Please arrive in closed toed shoes and short sleeves and with long hair tied back. Also bring any materials you would like to explore turning.

What you leave with: Whatever you turn or part!


Monday           - (SOLD OUT)
Tuesday          -
Wednesday     -

Jasper Nance has a been developing our metal shop over the last year in her effort to realize the HeatSync Labs Scanning Electron Microscope project. An electrical engineer by trade, she also enjoys making her own rocket engines, taking microsecond photos of bullets in flight, exploring drops of water under light microscopes, and spending time with her wife and cats.

HeatSync Labs is located east of Robson on Main Street at:
140 W Main St.
Mesa, AZ 85201