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Virtual Jewelry Workshop: The Universally Useful Universal Joint with Tom Muir

Presented by Touchstone Center for Crafts at Online/Virtual Space

Mar 23 2021
Virtual Jewelry Workshop: The Universally Useful Universal Joint with Tom Muir

In this short 2-hour virtual workshop, Tom Muir demonstrates how to construct a Universally Useful Universal Joint.

A Universal joint is a joint or coupling that allows parts not in line with each other limited freedom of movement in any direction while being capable of transmitting rotary motion. Universal joints are particularly well suited for linking and hinge devices for kinetic sculpture, jewelry, or objects where a flexible joint, swivel or hinging action is useful or desirable. Through technical demonstrations, discussions, slides and an examination of U-joint samples, special emphasis will be placed

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$60 Tuition

All of our Virtual Workshops will be hosted on Zoom and the recorded session will be available for up to 1-month after the class. Students looking to participate must have a Zoom compatible device and a strong/reliable internet connection. Links to the Zoom Session will be emailed to participants upon registration to the workshop. We ask that participants do not share the Zoom Link. If you need assistance using Zoom or have questions in regards to our Virtual Workshop series please feel free to reach out to our Programs Manager, Travis Winters, at

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