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Heat Treating
Hardness and Toughness Explored

A discussion about what's-going-on-with-the-atoms-in-there when annealing, normalizing,hardening, and tempering steel. A bunch of why and a fair bit of how, and a chance to play with it for a bit. With lots of time for questions.

Gift Certificates for Heat Treating are available.

One meeting, 2 hours    dates&times

Instructor: Carl West
Fee: $35 per student
Maximum 8 students, two per forge


Required: A rapid Covid test that day.
Yes, really, we're still asking for it in 2024.
It's still out there, and no fun at all.

Please wear proper clothing for visiting or working in the forge:
closed toe shoes (preferably leather, preferably high-topped. Sneakers are sufficient, sandals, crocs, pumps, mules... are not), natural fiber clothing, long pants that cover the tops of the shoes.
Click here for more safety information.

Dates and Times:
If none of the dates below work for you (or are already full), we suggest you
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(The notification list gets emailed soon after classes are put on the schedule.)

This class is either:
- not upcoming on our schedule,
- or we've fallen behind in our clerical duties and not entered it in the database.
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If you're interested in taking Heat Treating and it's not on the calendar, please tell us using our Notification-List Page.

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