STEM Guitar Building

Do you like electric guitars? Do you love to build things and learn how they work? This is a BRAND NEW class that will allow you to make your own wooden electric guitar from start to finish.

Students who build guitars will learn about…

  • STEM Learning Activities: Physical Science, Math, Engineering, CAD, CNC, Laser Engraving, Reverse Engineering, Basic Electronics, Basic Woodworking etc.
  • Lab time for practical application
  • Guitar Body, neck, fret board selection and preparation
  • Guitar customization and painting
  • Headstock design
  • Fretting
  • Electronic installation
  • Neck Installation and setup
  • Intonation
  • Much more!

    Build a quality guitar in this class over a period of two weeks. Instructor will provide 30-60 minutes of instruction each day and the remainder of time will be open work time. Students are welcome to leave early if needed and will be encouraged to take home their project to work on their own time if desired. There will be a break for lunch each day and the option to order food in each day, cost of lunch is not included.  There will be no refunds given after materials have been ordered on June 25th, 2019.

    Here is a sample video of what we will build in this class: STEM Guitar Build Video

    Lyons Creations - Chris Lyons

    Chris Lyons teaches Technology Ed at Central Middle School and has been woodturning for 15 years.  He has been teaching woodturning classes in Minneapolis since 2016 and brings a passion for the craft into all of his classes.  Examples of his work can be found at clyonscreations.com

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    Central Middle School : Room 209
    Mon-Thu, Jul 29 - Aug 8
    8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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    Min Age   14 yr.

    Price: $ 429 00