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Physics Machine Shop

Capabilities

We are professional toolmakers specializing in high-quality experimental research apparatuses. Our technicians are happy to take on various designing, machining, fabricating, or assembling projects.

  • Design: Mastercam X2.
  • Fabrication: GMAW, GTAW, SMAW, Ultrasonic Welding
  • Precision Machining: CNC & Conventional Capable, EDM Sinker
  • Maintenance: Pump rebuilding & Chiller Service,
  • Finishing: Anodize Aluminum, also Gold, Copper & Nickel Plating

Specifications

Equipment—The Ohio University Machine Shop is equipped with high-precision machine tools for virtually any machining, fabrication or assembly projects.

  • Haas CNC Mill
  • Haas CNC Lathe
  • Vertical and horizontal milling machines, Elox EDM, manual lathes, complete wood shop

Projects

These are samples of our previous projects that we have had the pleasure to work on. All links go to images and quick descriptions of different devices created in shop.

Hours

The Physics Machine Shop is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Contact Us

         Mechanical System Technicians
         Doug Shafer: shafer@ohio.edu
         Michael Myers: myersm4@ohio.edu

Department of Physics & Astronomy
Clippinger Laboratories 001
Athens, OH 45701

Tel: 740-593-1687

Fax: 740-593-0433

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