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Shop manager Randy Bachman getting a shot of the 1m diameter mirror that the machine shop team helped mount and align. The mirror is part of the EUSO Super Pressure Balloon Project.

Nozzle

Nozzle

Former graduate student Aaron Martinez with a magnetically coupled laser pinhole/lens vacuum tube assembly. This device was designed and built by Aaron in the CSM Physics Machine Shop.

Former graduate student Aaron Martinez with a magnetically coupled laser pinhole/lens vacuum tube assembly. This device was designed and built by Aaron in the Physics Machine Shop.

Former undergraduate student and Physics Machine Shop TA, Marilyn Dunning, with a vacuum tube enclosed capillary tube alignment fixture and mounts. Marilyn built all of the major components of this device in the Physics Machine Shop.

Former undergraduate student and Physics Machine Shop TA, Marilyn Dunning, with a vacuum tube enclosed capillary tube alignment fixture and mounts. Marilyn built all of the major components of this device in the Physics Machine Shop.

Former graduate student Aaron Craft with a beam-stop device that he designed and built with assistance from the Physics Machine Shop.

Former graduate student Aaron Craft with a beam-stop device that he designed and built with assistance from the Physics Machine Shop.

Translation stages modified by the addition of optical table mounting plated on top and bottom. Mill work was done by former Machine Shop TA Ariel Bridgeman.

Translation stages modified by the addition of optical table mounting plated on top and bottom. Mill work was done by former Machine Shop TA Ariel Bridgeman.

CNC-machined bearing housings.

CNC-machined bearing housings.

Microscope cryostat adapter designed and built in the Physics Machine Shop.

Microscope cryostat adapter designed and built in the Physics Machine Shop.

Stand modified to hold copper mirrors.

Stand modified to hold copper mirrors.

Force balance lab devices for Physics 100, built by former Machine Shop TAs Daryl, Ariel, Patrick, and Tyler.

Force balance lab devices for Physics 100, built by former Machine Shop TAs Daryl, Ariel, Patrick, and Tyler.

Force balance lab devices for Physics 100, built by former Machine Shop TAs Daryl, Ariel, Patrick, and Tyler.

Rotating grid assemblies for EM Lab use designed and built in the Physics Machine Shop.

Rotating grid assemblies for EM Lab use designed and built in the Physics Machine Shop.

Milling | Drilling | Turning (Lathe) | Surface Grinding | Grinding | Sawing

Anna and Rachel, student employees, operating manual milling machines.

Anna and Rachel, student employees, operating manual milling machines.

vacuum chamber

Saw

Saw

New lathe acquired Fall 2017.

New Haas lathe acquired Fall 2017.

Haas VF2

Haas VF2

Mike Manz working with the Hurco Hawk

Mike Manz working with the Hurco Hawk

Hurco Hawk control

Hurco Hawk control

TIG | MIG | Stick | Oxyacetylene | Lead & Tin Soldering | Silver Soldering | Brazing

Welding Lathe

Shop employee and Physics/ME graduate student, Rachel, preparing to use the new Welding Lathe that she mostly designed and built herself.

Sample weld using the new welding lathe

Sample weld using the new welding lathe.

Vacuum chamber ready to weld.

Vacuum chamber ready to weld.

Rachel, student employee, welding a vacuum chamber.

Rachel, student employee, welding a vacuum chamber.

Aluminum flow chamber built in the machine shop.

Aluminum flow chamber built in the machine shop.

Student-built welding table.

Student-built welding table.

Example of student TIG weld.

Example of student TIG weld.

Waterjet Cutting | Powder Coat Painting | EDM & Wire EDM | Sheet Metal Fabrication | Five-Axis Machining | Sand Blasting | Metal Plating | Heat Treating