IDEAWORKS


our Workshop

ABOUT OUR WORKSHOP

Our workshop is dynamic and diverse, like our community. The following showcases some of our main shop/lab spaces, some of our shop equipment, and various projects that have been produced through our community workshop.

Shop Areas

WOOD SHOP

  • 12" Table Saw
  • Band Saws
  • Planer
  • Jigsaw
  • Router Table
  • Drill Press
  • Wood Lathes
  • 8" Jointer
  • Various Sanding Machines

MACHINE SHOP

  • Manual Milling Machine
  • Metal Band Saw
  • Metal Lathe
  • Dies and Taps
  • Air Compressor
  • Granite Surface Plate
  • Stock Rack
  • Hydraulic Press
  • Bench Grinder

WELDING SHOP

  • Oxy/Acetylene Gas Welding
  • Mig Welders
  • Tig Welder
  • Stick Arc Welder
  • Plasma Cutter
  • Cutting Table and Welding Tree
  • Sand Blasting Cabinet
  • Grinders and equipment

ELECTRONICS Tech Lab

  • Computers
  • Soldering Irons
  • Specialty Tools
  • Testing equipment
  • Through Hole Electronics Components Library

MODERN FABRICATION LAB

  • Laser Cutter
  • 3-D Printer
  • Desktop CNC Mill

BLACKSMITH FORGE

  • Propane Forge
  • 120 lb Hay Budden & 20 lb Anvil
  • Various Forging Hammers
  • Bench Vice
  • Vice Jig
  • Punch/Chisel Set

Bike SHOP

  • MIG Welder
  • Various Specialty Tools

Glass SHOP

  • Melt Furnace
  • Hot Working Furnace
  • Anealing Furnace
  • Gas Torch
  • Hardware Compressor

Ceramics SHOP

  • 8 cubic ft. cone 6 kiln
  • 4 Potter's Wheels
  • Studio Glazes & Clay
  • Handbuilding

Technology

CNC ROUTER

Ideaworks 8-foot CNC router is located in the Wood Shop. It is capable of 2D cutting and 3D molding projects.

LASER CUTTER

The laser cutter at Ideaworks is capable of burning through 3/8” wood, some plastics, and cardboard. The laser cutter can also be used to etch pictures or graphics onto various materials. 

3D PRINTERS

Our Flashforge Creator Pro 3D Printer has dual extruders for 2-color printing or utilizing dissolvable filament. 


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