The CNC machining services provided by the Research Machine Shop include a two-axis lathe, a vertical machining center, and CAD/CAM software.
Fabrication and Machining
The Research Machine Shop is a full-service R&D facility providing engineering, design, fabrication and prototyping services for all of Rensselaer's research manufacturing needs.
The Research Machine Shop makes makes use of conventional tools, including both horizontal and vertical milling machines, grinders, presses, cutoff saws, and a full range of hand tools.
Services provided by the Research Machine Shop include the fast fabrication of physical parts, using the Mark Two fiber composite 3D printer.
The Research Machine Shop offers additional specialized services that range from soldering and welding to plasma and water-jet cutting.