Fab Lab Skill Builder – Our New Web Series of Essential Machining Shop Skill Tutorials

Thanks to all the Milling Around readers for the great response to our new portal for Tech Educators, TeachSTEMNow.com.  Please help us get the word out and make sure and pass it along to the teachers you know.  Hands on tech education is important, and TeachSTEMNow.com is about making it accessible to students via videos, lesson plans, and more.  We’ll continue to do collaborative posting when we’ve got something to share that’s of interest to both readerships.

With that in mind, here are the first two Fab Lab Skill Builder videos from Teach STEM Now:

Squaring a Vise to the Millread more here

Squaring up a Block (6-sides)read more here

*Make sure to click on the “read more here” links for the entire post.  Stay tuned for more!

PS – Got a Suggestion for a future episode?  Let us know.


Andrew Grevstad

With over ten years of professional experience in advanced manufacturing systems, digital design tools, and applied software, Andy Grevstad has worked in product development and technical support for Tormach since 2008. Grevstad has received engineering degrees from Michigan Technological University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a regular contributor to Digital Machinist magazine and also blogs weekly about CNC milling and related topics on the Tormach blog, Milling Around.

Andrew Grevstad

2 thoughts on “Fab Lab Skill Builder – Our New Web Series of Essential Machining Shop Skill Tutorials

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    05/03/2012 at 10:20 pm

    That is a good looking Fly Cutter! Is it available ?


  • Andy G.
    05/04/2012 at 8:38 am

    Good eye Scott:) We’re expecting to see these in the estore in sometime in summer.

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