Machine Shop

Science Center Machine Shop

Located in SCI L023 on the first floor of the science center
Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 7:30am - 4:30pm, usually break for lunch 12:30-1:30pm.
Phone or email for current hours: Lary Knowles,, 781-283-3126

Facilities include
CNC Vertical Prototrak Mill              Conventional Vertical Mill
Horizontal Lathe                                 Vertical Band Saw
Drill Press                                           Table Saw
Panel Saw                                           Panel Saw
2 Table Top Sanders                           Misc. Hand Tools
Access to the Laser Engraver and 3D printer in Wellesley Engineering Lab

Training on all the above can be arranged on a first come, first serve basis with the Science Center, Engineering and Physics needs taking priority.
To receive training, build your own project, or arrange for something to be fabricated, please contact Larry Knowles. This includes metal work, limited sheet metal work, and limited woodworking.

Machine Shop Policies:
Training is mandatory prior to using any machines.
Use of safety glasses (provided)        Closed toed shoes
No skirts or dresses                            No loose clothing
Hair must be tied back