SF Fabrication: Metal Shop
Crafting with Metal in hand
SUMMER 2022 Hours and Access
5/9 - 5/13: Monday-Friday 9a-5p* (open access)
Monday-Friday 9a-5p* (reservations needed)
When classes are not in session, access is by reservation only. Please email Studio Staff to schedule time to work in the shop.
*During the last 30 minutes of shop hours, only clean up is permitted.
Current Students, Faculty, and Staff may access the Metal Shop after completing a tool safety orientation either through a class or orientation session. Faculty may request a shop reservation through email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Due to academic program needs and the large volume of students that this space supports, CCA Shops are not available to alumni at this time.
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About the SF Fabrication: 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
Powermatic drill press
Ellis horizontal bandsaw
Baileigh cold saw
36" Jump shear
48" Finger break
Bike stands and a variety of bike tools
Specializing in These Materials