|Henrik and the students got a picture with Mr. Forsey of Gruebel Forsey|
|Tomas checking out the amazing finishing on a wheel from Gruebel Forsey|
|The result of years of dedication|
This week the students learned how to file squares in two different ways. The traditional hand filed way using just simple tools and also the more practical way by using the 8mm lathe.
|The super high skill of hand filing a square|
|Using the lathe for precision filing of a square|
They also learned how to heat treat carbon steel by first hardening then tempering. They learned several methods of doing it. The color we try to achieve for watch components is a dark blue tint.
Today Henrik showed the students how to grind a slot graver starting from a raw hard metal. They used the Agathon machine which is specialized for grinding.
|Tomas grinding his slot graver|