Category Archives: Shop Notes

Notes on DLC Labs operations

DLC Shop Notes – Website, Blog and Calendar Information

The DLC Lab and Shop maintains a website and blog. The website contains all of the immediate information for getting something done in the DLC shop areas. The blog contains current and historical advice for the shop. Shop Notes contains … Continue reading

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DLC Shop Notes – Welcome Back 2014

The DLC is setting up to train all who would like to have access to the shop. This training is only held in the fall semester due to the impact on our operations in the spring semester. Please do not … Continue reading

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DLC Labs – Work Orders and Materials – 2014

A Work Order is a good way to get one or two parts made by the shop machinists. A Work Order is when the shop machinist takes your print, your materials and performs the necessary maker work. What is needed … Continue reading

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DLC Shop – Computer resources

We have some pretty good resources in the college of engineering. Like anything high powered you have to take the time to learn how to drive them. Many students look at the CAD packages we have available and decide that … Continue reading

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DLC Shop Notes – Do It Yourself

Do It Yourself From the DLC website: The Stan Jaskolski Discovery Learning Center Laboratory provides a fully equipped, on-site machine shop for design and production of prototypes, test fixtures or complex objects. It is where students get the job done. … Continue reading

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DLC Labs – 3D printing

3D prototyping The DLC Lab has three Dimension 3D prototyping machines. Dimension 1200ES Dimension Elite Dimension uPrint http://www.dimensionprinting.com/ These machines are available for student and faculty use when pursuing educational or research goals. We do like to ask questions from … Continue reading

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DLC Labs – Training and Learning how

Everyday we get students in the shop asking to be trained on just one machine or one technique… “That’s all I need to get this project done… Can you show me how to do just this one thing?” This is … Continue reading

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