Instrument Design & Fabrication Shop



The Instrument Design & Fabrication Shop builds custom research instruments, laboratory devices, teaching aids, and replacement parts. We can fabricate and redesign obsolete equipment and make modifications to existing equipment. Our shop can turn a concept into a design and manufacture the parts to complete the project. We turn ideas into working, usable machines or instruments.

Our services include:

Design/ Engineering
  • Create designs in SolidWorks CAD
  • Whole project development
  • R&D for custom projects
  • CNC Machining: Three, Four and Five Axis capability
  • Manual Machining: cutting, milling, turning and threading
Welding and Brazing
  • TIG Welding
  • MIG Welding
  • Spot Welding
  • Brazing: copper, brass, stainless steel etc.
  • Oxygen: Acetylene
  • Precision sheet metal fabrication
  • CNC waterjet
Lab Instrumentation Repair
  • Repair of incubators, centrifuges, water baths, microtomes, etc.
Vacuum Pump Repair
  • Rotary vane vacuum pump service and repair
  • Helium mass spectrometer leak detection

We provide a broad range of services within our Instrument Design and Fabrication Shop. After estimating and designing a project, our team works hand-in-hand with our customers to complete the project.