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Physics Machine Shop

Welcome to the UMBC Physics Department Machine Shop webpage! The Machine Shop can provide consulting, design, build and maintenance services to Physics affiliated personnel. In addition, Physics affiliated personnel can become Independent Users.

 

Contact & Location Information:
• Lab Specialist – Erik Crowe
• Phone – 410-455-6342
• Email – ejcrowe@umbc.edu
• Office location – Physics Dept., Room 210
• Shop location – Physics Dept., Room 016

 

How to Become an Independent User (For Physics Affiliated Personnel Only):
Independent Users have to complete the following:

  1. Pass the following Online safety courses found through the Environmental Health and Safety website:
    a. UMBC Lab Safety (University Mandatory)
    b. Hand and Power Tools
    c. PPE
  2. Participate in General Machine Shop Safety Training.
  3. Once your machining needs are understood, specific equipment training will occur.

Resources:
Physics Department Machine Shop Safety Policy
Environmental Health and Safety Training
Projects Machined in the Department – coming soon

 

Machine Shop Equipment:

Belt Sander
Belt Sander
Drill Press
Drill Press
Manual Mill
Manual Mill
Vertical Band Saw
Vertical Band Saw
Manual Arbor Press
Manual Arbor Press
CNC Mill
CNC Mill
Manual Lathe
Manual Lathe
Horizontal Band Saw
Horizontal Band Saw
3 in 1 Metal Roller/Shear/Break
3 in 1 Metal Roller/Shear/Break