#AllSlabFabbers Countertop Workshop for Fabricators[email protected]
Affordable Quality Marble and Granite Inc.
1272 Powderhouse Road SE
Aiken, SC 29803
A place for everything related to slabs – natural stone (granite, marble, quartzite) and engineered stone (porcelain ultra-compact). Topics range from fabrication, polishing, installation, materials, equipment, software, templating, thinset to Epoxy. A place for purists and fabricators who want to excel in their craft.
The agenda is as follows but subject to change. Please rsvp if you plan to attend. To RSVP: http://bit.ly/2YysUK0
Thursday sept 19
8-30 – 9:00 – Breakfast
9:00 – 10:30 – Vendor Introduction.
Sponsors will have 10-15 min to introduce themselves and give a brief description of their services and products.
10:30 -11:30 – Action Flow Demo.
See first hand how this or similar programs can increase the efficiency of your production and eliminate the need of questions through your shop.
11:30 – 12:30 Quick digital templating demo.
12:30 -1:30 grab and go lunch provided by Wing place in Aiken S.C.
Round table discussions
1:30 – 2:30 Porcelain and Dekton Cutting.
How to cut 12mm thick porcelain and 2cm dekton.
2:30 – 3:30 Porcelain
Fabrication and glues used to miter.
3:30 – 4:00 Polishing
Using the Aris on a mitered porcelain top.
4:00 – Happy hour
Fri sept 20
8:30- 9:00 – Breakfast
9:00 – 11:30 – 6mm porcelain how to.
Substrates epoxies and handling cutting and sticking. Wall cladding countertops
11:30- 12:30 12mm vs 6mm
Discussions about 12mm vs 6mm for counters and the best application for each.
12:30 – 1:30 lunch
1:30 – 2:30 6mm demo
2:30 – 3:30 – Production and workflow through a digital shop.
How to keep on schedule even with the day to day issues in a shop.
3:30 – 4:00 Questions, ideas, and discussions.
4:00- till Happy hour round table
Sat Sept 21 –
Time to TBD – Working with 6mm vs. 12mm
This will be a free for all day to go over all we learned, and do any demos we can.
Also discussions about the group and where we go from here.
Saturday is also Oktoberfest in Aiken. We will go downtown to the alley and enjoy some downtime as well as valuable discussions.
We have these Hotels blocked
Country Inn and Suites 803-649-4024
Double Queen rooms $75.00 a night
2 Queen 1 bedroom suite $85.00 a night
Book by sept 5th
Holiday Inn Express 803-508-7700
Double Queen $99.00 a night
Book by sept 4th
Airports: Airports are both approximately 45 min away
Either AGS Augusta Ga.
Or CAE Columbia S.C.
MSI, GranQuartz, ActionFlow, Bonstone, Global Equipment Group, Tool Jungle, Laser Products industries, Gramco, Atlas Concorde, The Porcelain Slab Company, Ardex, Nero, Omnicubed, Cinclips, Absolute Black Diamond, Arcadia Surfaces, Kbond Adhesives, and Akemi North America