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SF Metal Shop

Crafting with Metal in hand

Academic Year 19/20 Hours and Access

Monday 8am-10pm
Tuesday 8am-10pm
Wednesday 8am-10pm
Thursday 8am-10pm
Friday 8am-5pm
Saturday 12pm-8pm
Sunday 12pm-8pm

This shop is closed during posted class sessions, please see calendar for specifics. Please contact Piper Alldredge at piper.alldredge@cca.edu for more information.

The SF Fabrication Studios will be open by appointment only over the 2019-20 Winter Break, from December 16-20 and January 6-17. Contact studio staff to schedule access. Please note that all campus is closed December 21-January 4.

2nd Floor
Main Building
SF Campus

Open access, prior metals course recommended. The following tools require orientation: horizontal bandsaw, vertical bandsaw, lathe, mill, milling tool cabinet. Please contact Piper Alldredge to schedule a training on the equipment you need to use.

Closed to general access during posted class hours.

To be in the shops, you MUST BE WEARING SAFETY GLASSES AT ALL TIMES.

  • Safety glasses are available to check out or purchase from the Tool Center.

piper.alldredge@cca.edu

About the SF Metal Shop

The Metal Shop on the San Francisco campus offers a space for various Metal fabrication techniques such as cold forming, machining, grinding, and mechanical fastening.

The equipment in this shop is exclusively geared toward working with metal and includes a well-stocked bench set of bicycle mechanic tools and vise-mounted bike stands. Like several other shops, the Metal Shop is a well-lit space equipped with compressed air and rubber-mat flooring. Stationary equipment includes:

Bridgeport vertical mill

Wilton 12x36 engine lathe

Ellis horizontal bandsaw

Vertical bandsaw

Baileigh cold saw

Drill press

Rotex punch

Hossfeldt bender

Belt sanders

Pedestal grinder

Disc grinder

36" Jump shear

Slip roller

48" Finger break

Anvil bicycle frame building jigs

Specializing in These Materials

  • Aluminum
  • Brass
  • Copper
  • Steel
  • Wire

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