WEBINARS & TRAINING
VCarve Design and Toolpath Essentials
Class meets 7 pm - 9 pm CST, Tuesday evenings
June 8, 15, 22, 29 - 2021
$175 Includes four class sessions
All sessions are video recorded, so if you miss a session, you can still view it.
Taught by Randy Johnson - CNC trainer, author, and a master woodworker.
In this four-session class, you will learn how to use the basic drawing and design tools in VCarve to create and customize various CNC projects, including 2D cutting, V-carving, and 3D routing.
The class also takes an in-depth look at router bit feed and speed settings. The class offers a solid “get started” foundation for using VCarve Desktop or VCarve Pro and includes live instruction and demonstrations by Randy Johnson plus practice exercises and Q&A time.
The class is for those new to VCarve or those needing a refresher on the important fundamentals of using VCarve.
This class covers:
• Essentials of “getting started” with VCarve
• In-depth look at the frequently used drawing, editing, and viewing tools
• How to create CNC designs from pictures and other artwork
• Selecting the right router bits for your project
• Determining the best feeds, speeds, and depth of cut for your projects.
• Critical tool path settings
• CNC Tips
Getting Started with your SHARK CNC
Thursday, July 1, 2021, at 1-2 pm CST
The Webinar will be recorded so you can watch it later too, but registration is still required.
Hosted by Randy Johnson, Author, CNC trainer, and a master woodworker.
This one-hour webinar will show you how to get started with your SHARK CNC. Topics will include:
• Machine setup
• VCarve basic design workflow
• The basics of using the Shark LCD Control Pendant
• The basics of using Ready2Control software
• Bits and materials
• CNC Tips
This FREE webinar is open to all Next Wave machine owners and those looking at getting started in CNC. The webinar will focus on the basic setup and operation of the new SHARK SD and HD series machines but also applies to existing CNCShark HD and CNCPirhana machines. Join us for an information-packed webinar that will help you get up and running with your new or existing Next Wave CNC.
LCD Pendant Control Setup and Operation
Thursday, July 8, 2021, at 1-2 pm CST
Hosted by Randy Johnson, Author, CNC trainer, and master woodworker. This one-hour webinar will show you how to use the basic and advanced features on your LCD Touchscreen Pendant.
• Pendant setup and operation
• Homing and Zeroing routines
• Special features and functions
• Firmware updating process
This FREE webinar is open to all Next Wave machine owners. The webinar covers both the basic and advanced features of using the Next Wave LCD Touchscreen Pendant. Join us for this information-packed webinar that will help you get the most out of your LCD Touchscreen Pendant and Next Wave CNC machine.
Ready2Control Setup and Operation
Thursday, July 15th, 2021, at 1-2 pm CST
Hosted by Randy Johnson, Author, CNC trainer, and master woodworker. This one-hour webinar will show you how to use the basic and advanced features in Ready2Control.
• Setup and operation
• Loading and previewing toolpaths
• Viewport options
• Axis control and keyboard functions
• Virtual Zero Unlimited
• Updating process
This FREE webinar is open to all Next Wave machine owners looking to learn about Next Wave's Ready2Control computer-based control panel. The webinar covers setup, operation, and special functions. Join us for an information-packed webinar that will help you get the most out of Ready2Control and your Next Wave CNC machine.
The Webinar will be recorded so you can watch it later, but registration is still required.