[Winter->Spring 2016] 3D Printed Metal – SBD Holders [Work]

[Description]: Using Shapeways 3D Printing services to create vacuum comparable holders for our SBD’s (Surface Barrier Detector) in the vacuum chamber of the HEDP Particle Accelerator.   [Processes Applied]: Solidworks (CAD) Rapid Prototyping 3D Printing Test Versions Shape-ways 3D Printed Metal  Post-Fabrication Machining [Summary]: This project was spawned because of …

[1-21-17] Book Side Table & Book Shelf

[Description]: Making decent modular shelves and side tables using cheap home depot boards, threaded rod, washers, and nuts.  [Processes Applied]: Wood Working Horizontal Bandsaw  Or hacksaw 3D printing Tap and Die Re-threading using a die Tapping 3D printed components [Summary]: The goal of this project was to create shelving that …

[11-30-16] Chinese Induction Heater

[Description]: Creating a experimental setup designed around a Chinese induction heater which allows for the insertion of alumina crucibles.  [Processes Applied]: Solidworks (CAD) Laser Cutting Soldering [Summary]: For an experiment I needed a setup that allowed me to slowly slide an aluminum crucible through the center of the coil of …