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    CNC Router

    CNC router (Or Computer Numerical Control router) is a computer-controlled cutting machine related to the handheld router used for cutting various hard materials, such as wood, composites, aluminum, steel, plastics, and foams.

    Location Caleres Fabrication Studio
    Uses wood, plastic, foam
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Belt / Disc Sander

    Location Walker Shop, Bixby Shop
    Uses wood, plastic, cardboard, acrylic
    Orientation Required Basic Woodshop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Compound Miter Saw

    ?

    Location Walker Shop, Bixby Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses wood, plastic, cardboard, acrylic
    Orientation Required Basic Woodshop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Drill Press

    Location Walker Shop, Bixby Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses wood, plastic, cardboard, acrylic
    Orientation Required Basic Woodshop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Mini Belt/Disc Sander

    Location Givens Shop
    Uses wood, plastic, cardboard, acrylic
    Orientation Required Basic Woodshop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Horizontal Belt Sander

    Location Givens Shop
    Uses wood, plastic, acrylic, cardboard
    Orientation Required Basic Woodshop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Panel Saw

    Location Walker Shop, Bixby Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses wood, plastic, acrylic, cardboard
    Orientation Required Basic Woodshop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Spindle Sander

    ?

    Location Walker Shop, Bixby Shop
    Uses wood, plastic, acrylic, cardboard
    Orientation Required Basic Woodshop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Wood Lathe

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses wood, plastic
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Band Saw

    Location Walker Shop, Bixby Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses wood, cardboard, acrylic, plastic
    Orientation Required Basic Woodshop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Jointer

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses wood
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Mortising Machine

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses wood
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Planer

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses wood
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Sawstop Table Saw

    Location Walker Shop, Bixby Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses wood
    Orientation Required Basic Woodshop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    3D Scanner

    Location
    Uses software
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Jonathan Hanahan

    Adobe AfterEffects

    A tool in the adobe suite that allows for video manipulation and animation.

    Location ?
    Uses software
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Adobe Photoshop

    A tool of the Adobe suite that allows for digital photo manipulation.

    Location Libraries
    Uses software
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    3D Printing

    1x Fortus 370 (14″ x 12″ x 12″);
    3x Makerbots ABS/PLA 3D PRINTERS;
    1x Big Builder PLA 3D printe

    The 3d printer lets you print plastic three-dimensional models based on CAD files. Reach out to 3d Print Technician for assistance in file prep and printing.

    Location Caleres Fabrication Studio
    Uses plastic
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Plaster Room

    Tools and materials to safely cast with plaster.

    Location Walker
    Uses plaster
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Darkroom

    A room with chemicals that allow for development of photographic medium.

    Location Steingberg 01
    Uses photography
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Lighting Studio

    Orientation:
    In order to use the space you need to have completed the quiz and watched the orientation video, there is a fee per semester $35, but any Sam Fox student can use the space.

    This Link explains orientation and how to sign up:
    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1RUqVdYROKxVMFbDTuUNx75dlUfR4qEsbxXPpnHlXKQk/edit

    Locations:
    Lighting Studio is located in the lower level of Steinberg Hall.

    Hours:
    The lighting studio Hours posted on all of the doors and set each semester. Also viewable here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1gz_Ft2ZP3gM9vlYXxQhAqwZhGeevEop_3j9zaJOHDWs/edit?usp=sharing

    Reservations:
    You can make in-person with a monitor or go to the following link
    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1RUqVdYROKxVMFbDTuUNx75dlUfR4qEsbxXPpnHlXKQk/edit?usp=sharing. This explains to students the process of signing up to reserve the space, and a link to the calendar. Students are also welcome to physically come down to the lab and reserve a time there.

    Location
    Uses photography
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Meghan Kirkwood meghan.kirkwood@wustl.edu

    Paper Making Equipment

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    Location ?
    Uses paper
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Abrasive Cut-Off Saw

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Bench Grinder

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Cold Saw

    Location Walker Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Drop Down Band Saw

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    GMAW (MIG) Welder

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Kick Shear

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Metal Band Saw

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Metal Belt/Disc Sander

    Location Walker Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Metal Disc Sander

    Location Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Metal Drill Press

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Mig Welder

    Welds metal together

    Location Walker
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Narrow Belt Sander

    Location Walker Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Oxygen Acetylene Rig

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Plasma Cutter

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Sheet Metal Brake

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Slip Roller

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required Basic Metal Shop
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Spot Welder

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Stick Welder

    Location Walker Shop, Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    TIG Welder

    Location Givens Shop
    Uses metal
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Pen Plotter

    ?

    Location ?
    Uses ink
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Drone

    The drones are available to use under the supervision of a Part 107 Remote Pilot Certificate holder (we're working to build up a population of license holders in the school, but for now it's a small pool). Contact Meghan Kirkwood directly to see about using a drone for a school project.

    Inventory:
    2 x Mavic Pro 2 drones

    The next drone photo course will be offered in Fall 2020.

    Location Steinberg Lower Level
    Uses hardware, photography
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More (email: meghan.kirkwood@wustl.edu text: Meghan Kirkwood)

    Laser Cutter

    4x Universal Laser Cutters: 18″ x 36″.

    Cost is $2.50 for every 15 mins of cutting

    To sign up for lasercutting time view calendar for each laser here:
    Laser 1

    Laser 2

    Laser 3

    Laser 4

    Location Caleres Fabrication Studio
    Uses fabric, paper
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Baby Lock serger

    3-thread serger

    Location Givins Textile Lab
    Uses fabric
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Mary Ruppert-Stroescu

    Digital Embroiderer

    Uses digital file to embroider pattern onto fabric.

    Location Givens
    Uses fabric
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Juki Industrial Sewing Machine

    Straight stitch, variable speed

    Location Givins Textile Lab
    Uses fabric
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Mary Ruppert-Stroescu

    Soldering iron

    Location Givins Textile Lab
    Uses electronics
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Mary Ruppert-Stroescu

    Ceramics Wheel

    ?

    Location ?
    Uses clay
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Shop Technician

    Elna sewing machine

    Straight stitch, zig-zag, buttonhole, plus 25+embroidery stitches

    Location Givins Textile Lab
    Uses
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Mary Ruppert-Stroescu

    Microscopes

    up to 100X magnification

    Location Givins Textile Lab
    Uses
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Mary Ruppert-Stroescu

    Multimeter

    Location
    Uses
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Mary Ruppert-Stroescu

    Silicone Membrane Press

    VLT, Silicone Membrane Press, 96″ x 48″ x 15″

    No Charge

    Location Caleres Fabrication Studio
    Uses
    Orientation Required Nope
    Contact / Learn More Digital Fabrication Studio Technicain

    Thermoforming

    Elkom, preheating/thermoforming oven, 39″ x 39″ x 1″

    Location Caleres Fabrication Studio
    Uses
    Orientation Required One on One (Request from Contact Person)
    Contact / Learn More Digital Fabrication Shop Technician