Manufacturing Lab

The Automated Manufacturing Laboratory has its own space and utilizes the Machine Shop. The students perform machining on two 10” lathes, a 15-inch lathe, a drill press, a metal band saw and three vertical milling machines one of which is CNC capable. These are located in the Machine Shop. They work with a CNC lathe and a CNC milling machine in the Automated Manufacturing Laboratory. The students have projects utilizing nonferrous casting equipment, welding and cutting equipment, and plastic injection molding equipment. Various woodworking machines, and hand and power tools are available in the machine shop. A new electric foundry and a rapid prototyping system which can make small polymer objects have recently been added.