Habitat

Habitat Tool List

What to bring:

  1. pencil and sketch pad
  2. supplemental lighting
  3. extension cord & plug-in strip
  4. foredom or other rotary tool
  5. assorted bits and burrs
  6. dust collector
  7. vise-grip pliers
  8. round-nose pliers
  9. side cutters
  10. metal cutting scissors
  11. holding device of some sort for holding brass while soldering
  12. forceps
  13. butane torch (Harbor Freight has the cheapest)
  14. soldering gun adn flux soder
  15. brass rod & tubing
  16. mini tubing bender set
  17. picks and spatulas for working with epoxies and clays
  18. fiberglas reinforced cut-off disc
  19. 7/8” Snap-on sanding discs & snap-on mandrel -3/32” shank
  20. brown scotch-brite pad
  21. modeling paste
  22. epoxy putty (quikwood, etc)
  23. blue/yellow ribbon epoxy
  24. apoxie sculpt
  25. durham’s water putty
  26. super glues (ZAP is good)
  27. dull cote 1260 spray
  28. paper pallette for mixing colors and for making rocks on
  29. spray bottle
  30. hair dryer
  31. old phone book
  32. paper towels
  33. baking soda
  34. bring an assortment of various sized pieces of scrap wood to make rocks, sticks, shells, etc.
  35. bring several small plastic containers for mixing materials

We will have most of these habitat tools available for sale.

Please make your payment to Josh Guge at the beginning of class, if you have any questions please call Josh 224-629-0581 or e-mail josh@gugeinstitute.com.