Machine and Welding Shop Facilities

Available Equipment

CNC Milling Machine

  • Bed Travel 16” X 38” height 14”
  • 3D parts are to be saved as a solid .iges (ex: body parts, boat hull, wings, plane ,etc.) Note: Turn off surfaces in SolidWorks.
  • Codes for machine are written through Mastercam (available in Olin 228/229)
  • 2D parts should be saved as .iges, wire frame, datum curves and points (in Pro-E shut off surfaces)
  • ProtoTrak two-axis CNC Lathe
  • ProtoTrak two-axis CNC Knee Mill

Manual Lathes and Mills

  • Multiple Verticle Bridgeport Mills
  • Multiple Engine Lathes


  • Drill press
  • Disk and belt sanders
  • Bench grinders
  • Hand power tools (110V, Battery and Air)
  • Standard hand tools
  • Sheet Metal Shear
  • Sheet Metal Brake
  • Chop Saws
  • Band Saws
  • Arbor Press
  • Hydraulic Press

Welding Equipment

  • Oxy-Acetylene
  • MIG
  • TIG
  • Plasma Cutting

Compostie Work Bay

  • 2 part epoxy (Ex. West Systems 105/207)
  • Cloth – vendors –Fiberglass Florida, US Composites, FibreGlast

Primary Material of Choice

  • Aluminum