Please refer to 'Spring 2020 Class Suspension'
SPRING 2020 CLASS SUSPENSION:
UPDATE MARCH 16:
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the shelter in place order for Bay Area counties, beginning Monday, March 16, CCA shops and studios will prepare for closure. Students may come to pick up work and belongings Monday March 16 from 9a-5p.
After Monday March 16, please contact Public safety for access to items in lockers and studios.
UPDATE MARCH 13:
All SF Fabrication Shops will be open 9am-5pm March 16-20.
On March 11, we received an update from the leadership of the college that classes are suspended through March 29 2020. All shops and studios will remain open at this time to support students to continue to make progress on their project work. Until further notice, all facilities will be open the hours listed below.
All users must take an orientation before using the Model Making Shop, which will authorize them to check out a Model Shop Access Card from the Tool Center. All users must check out and display this card while they are working in the Model Shop. The Model Making Shop can accommodate up to 24 users.
About the Model Shop
The Model Making Studio is a large, well-lit shop that contains many essential pieces of equipment for student use including saws, sanders, drill presses, mills, routers, lathes, a vacuum forming machine, and workbenches.
All users are required to wear ANSI Z87+ rated safety glasses with side shields and closed toe shoes at all times in the Model Making Shop. Long hair must be tied back, loose or dangling jewelry or lanyards must be removed, long sleeves should be rolled up. Hearing and dust protection is encouraged; headphones and earbuds are not allowed in the Model Making Shop. Food and drink are allowed on the wooden work tables in the Model Making Shop, and must always be covered.
The Model Making Shop may be reserved for individual class sessions, and faculty who are interested in reserving this space should read the policy linked below and reach out to the studio manager with any questions.
Specializing in These Materials
Tools and Equipment
- Sawstop Cabinet Saw
- Clausing Drill Press
- Formech Vacuumformer
- Powermatic 14" X 40" Wood Lathe
- Delta Midi Lathe
- Rockwell Delta Bandsaw
- Dewalt Sliding Compound Mitre Saw