Workbenches & Hand Tools
The Fabrication Studio is furnished with work surfaces and hand tools to support the needs of basic woodworking and metalworking projects. Four hardwood work surfaces with a high load capacity are located in the studio, one of which is lower for easy accessibility.
Understanding the Technology
The Workbenches in the Fabrication Studio are equipped with a variety of hand powered tools. When used properly, a hand powered tool can be quite effective, safe, and easy to use.
- Four 48″ x 72″ work surfaces
- Measuring devices – Dial Calipers, Measuring Tape, Squares
- Hand powered tools – Wood Chisels, Wrenches, Files, Hammers, Saws, Pliers, Utility Knives, Wire Strippers, Screw Drivers, and Wood Drill.
The Workbenches are available to faculty, students, and staff for academic, project, and personal use.
Learn How to Use the Workbenches and Hand Tools
Reserve a Workbench
The Workbench is available to certified users by reservation only. To reserve a Workbench, check the Reservation Calendar for workbench availability and reserve your spot via the Reservation Request Form. We will respond with a confirmation as soon as possible.
Reserving equipment in the Fabrication Studio is a 3 step process: