Phoenix Store

Store Location

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware
4626 E. Thunderbird Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032
Phone: (602) 996-3488
Manager: Patrick (Pat) Jones - email

 
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Store Hours

Monday – Friday 9 AM – 7 PM
Saturday 9 AM – 6 PM
Sunday 11 AM – 4 PM
 
 

Demonstrations

 

Saturdays

9/27/2014 Rockler Innovation Day: Box Joint Jig - 11AM
Make precise, tight-fitting box joints with your router.

10/4/2014 What's Turning Day: Excelsior Lathe and Pen Turning Tools - 11AM
Learn how to turn a pen on an Excelsior Lathe.  Excelsior Lathes have the power, precision and versatility to turn with ease making the turning experience better, and see how using the right tools can make turning fun and easy!

10/11/2014 Rockler Innovation Day: Steam Bending Kit - 11AM
Expand your woodworking skills to include steam bending wood into beautifully smooth and permanent curves.

10/18/2014 21st Century Woodworking Day: Ready2Rout & Ready2Lift - 11AM
With computer-controlled precision, repeatable settings stored in memory, a pre-installed suite of apps. And many more to come, this first-ever electronic router fence and lift ushers the humble router table into the "smart" era.

10/25/2014 Rockler Innovation Day: Domino Template - 11AM
Craft your own wooden dominoes from any species of wood! Makes an excellent gift that'll have people "lining up" at the table for fun and games.



 

Classes and Workshops

Introduction to Turning - with John Weeks

Date: September 27, 2014

Time: 1pm - 5pm

Overview:  This is the class for the first time turner or anyone with limited experience in turning. The student will be introduced to the lathe and many of the common tools used in wood turning. turning between centers including the proper use of a variety of turning tools. The student will learn a variety of techniques in turning between centers including sharpening tools. Safety will be a strong emphasis. All materials are included. Student needs to bring their own eye protection. Safety shield is recommended.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $60

 

Basic Millwork Making A Cutting Board - with John Weeks

Date: October 4, 2014

Time: 9:30am - 4:30pm

Overview:  In this 6 hour class the student will learn the use a variety of power tools from the jointer to the router table as they take a piece of rough stock to completion of a simple project like a  cutting board. Learn how to take rough lumber to smooth straight boards through the use of a jointer, thickness planer and table saw. Then the student will glue up and shape the cutting board with tools like the Band saw and Router table . Student must bring safety glasses and hearing protection.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $80


Band Saw Basics - with Dave Fleming

Date: October 11, 2014

Time: 1pm - 5pm

Overview:  Learn how to tune up and get the most out of your band saw. A band saw is a great tool for nearly any shop however it does require set up and checking every time you change a blade or even release the tension on the machine. Learn how to  select the proper blade for the project at hand, adjust your band saw. Proper tensioning, how to resaw. Student should bring safety glasses and hearing protection.

Skill Level: Beginner

Class Fee: $60

 

Introduction to Bowl Turning - with Dave Duca

Date: October 18, 2014

Time: 1pm - 5pm

Overview:  This is the class for a student with some spindle-turning experience that is looking to branch out into other types of turning. The “Introduction to Turning” class is recommended as a prerequisite. The class will focus on techniques and tools used in turning a simple bowl. The student will turn their own bowl. All materials are included. Students need to bring their own eye protection. A safety face shield is required.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Class Fee: $60

 

Clubs & Guilds

Open Carving Session - Time: 11 AM to 2 PM

Every Monday

The session is free and open to anyone who has an interest  in carving. Just bring a project or bring your questions and  learn more about the craft of wood carving from a friendly group of like minded individuals. A good sense of humor and a willingness to laugh at old jokes is always appreciated.

 

Arizona Association of Fine Woodworkers (AAFW)- Time: 7 PM to 9 PM

The third Wednesday of Every May & November

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Looking for Wood?

Why not come and "Take a walk through our woods".
We feature premium domestic and exotic lumber as well as hard-to-find veneers.

 

Career Opportunities

Would you like to turn your hobby into a career? Please see our Career Center for position details and how you can join our fun loving team!

What People are Saying:

I have been ordering from Rockler for almost 20 years and have found their products to be very inexpensive and of high quality. Shipping is fast even when an item is back ordered. The best prices I have found anywhere."

- Orval - 08/07/2012

What People are Saying:

I have been ordering from Rockler for almost 20 years and have found their products to be very inexpensive and of high quality. Shipping is fast even when an item is back ordered. The best prices I have found anywhere."

- Orval - 08/07/2012
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