Art + Design Common Shop
Location - 214 Chalmers Hall
Primary Contact: Cotter Mitchell, 785-864-5081, 785-864-5650.
Accessibility and Limitations on Use: Open to students and faculty in Visual Arts and Design.
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm; Saturday, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Services Available: Project consulting; machine and tool operational and safety training.
Appointment Required: Classes using the Common Shop must be scheduled in advance.
Training Required: Yes. Training must be completed through class or studio or by individual appointment.
Available Equipment—Wood Machine Shop:
-10”adjustable miter saw
-radial arm saw
-combination disc/belt sanders (2)
-large edge sander
-standalone disc sander
-drill presses (4)
-band saws (6)
-10” table saws (2)
-edge jointers (2)
-surface planers (2)
-vertical panel saw (1)
-various hand tools
Available Equipment—Metal Fabrication Area:
-16 gauge pneumatic shear
-Morse #3 taper drill presses (2)
-double grinder wheels (2)
-Do All band saw
-oxygen/acetylene welding torch
Available Equipment—Visual Art Studio Technologies Lab:
-Makerbot Replicator 3D printer
-Thermoplastic vacuum former
Other Available Facilities/Resources:
-spray booth room
-various woods, metals and other materials available for purchase
Rules on Usage: Posted in shop.