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  • Cutting Cork on the Waterjet

    All of the things that I have seen cut by the waterjet cutter have been metal. But recently that device cut several 6” slabs of cork. Why cork? And who would do that? Alex Zeppieri, who is a CEE major with an art minor, explained how he came to have thick chunks of cork cut in the Engineering Machine Shop. He elucidated:

    I'm a 5th year Civil Engineering major, Art minor, that will be graduating in May 2015. Because I chose the architectural Elective Focus Area, I have taken several 3D design classes that are held in the Studio Arts Building.

    December 10, 2014
  • Napoleon

    Napoleon's death mask came to the Engineering Machine Shop to be scanned in October 2012.

    October 16, 2012
  • Printing Cases for CERN

    Detector element cases printed on 3D printers for CERN.

    October 29, 2014
  • 3231 Rebuild

    This computer classroom was rebuilt with new tables and chairs, lecturn, and projector.

    August 19, 2014
  • New Welding Equipment: Why, How, Who

    A student employee noted that the welding equipment was out-of-date and what happened.

    July 24, 2014
  • Cool Logos from OMAX WaterJet Cutter

    Created on OMAX waterjet cutter by EMS employee and student Andrew S.

    November 04, 2013
  • Objet Printer Arrived in EMS

    Another 3D printer that uses different materials.

    June 27, 2014
  • Brain gear

    The brain gear was printed from a sample file that came with the Fortus 3D printer.

    March 19, 2013
  • Heart parts

    Bio-synthetic tubes to be used as stents, formed on a lathe created in the EMS.

    March 08, 2013
  • Blood Vessels

    A model of a 6mm x 6mm area in the human eye made on the Fortus 3D printer.

    February 19, 2013

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