Spring 20 Hours and Access
January 21 - May 7
This shop is closed during posted class sessions, please see calendar below for specifics. Please contact Piper Alldredge at email@example.com 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 5.
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