capabilities

Storrs Lab is spread across six distinct areas focused on woodworking, metalworking, digital tooling , laser cutting, 3D printing and composites. The lab is staffed by two full-time employees and student technicians who work with users to ensure a safe working environment is maintained at all times. Capabilities range from small-scale modeling to full-scale prototyping and construction. Below is a brief list services offered:

Wood Construction

Metal Fabrication

Casting

Finishing

3D Printing

Laser Cutting

Vacuum Forming

CNC Routing

CNC Programming

3D Print Best Practices

1-on-1 Consultations

Fabrication Consultations

Skills Training

Course Collaboration

Research Collaboration

Design Review Critics

In-Class Lecture/Demo

Equipment

Storrs Lab benefits from resources ranging from the simplest of hand tools to the most cutting edge of industrial machinery, all within close proximity to each other. Each tool is tagged with the level of training required for use. Below is an outline of all resources available in Storrs Lab based upon training levels and lab locations.

T1 Analog

 

Wood Lab

Bandsaws

Scroll Saw

Drill Press

Belt Sander

Disc Sander

Jigsaws

Oribital Sanders

Power Drills

Hand Tools

Metal Lab

Bandsaws

Bench Grinder

Vertical Sanders

Sheet Metal Shear

Sheet Metal Roller

T1 Digital

 

Laser Lab

60W Laser Cutters

100W Laser Cutter

150W Laser Cutter

3D Printing Lab

Makerbot Replicator 5

T2 Advanced

 

Wood Lab

Miter Saws

Jointers

SawStop Tablesaw

Planers

Timesaver Belt Sander

Table Router

Metal Lab

Wet Saw

Horizontal Band Saw

Sheet Metal Brake

Angle Grinders

Drill Press

T2 Expert

 

Wood Lab

Hand-held Routers

Mortiser

Multi-router

ONEWAY Lathe

Metal Lab

MIG Welders

TIG Welder

Spot Welder

Plasma Cutters

Digital Lab

AXYZ CNC Router

Vacuum Formers

3D Printing Lab

Sindoh 3DWox