Machine Shop

To attract and assist outstanding experimentalists and hands-on undergraduate and graduate students, the physics department maintains a dedicated machine shop to support the research and teaching activities of the department. Equipped with manual lathes, manual, and CNC Mills, horizontal and vertical band saws and drill presses, along with various other metal and woodworking machine and hand tools, the machine shop is also available for use by other departments on the Michigan Tech campus.

Prior authorization is required from a Michigan Technological University faculty or staff member to request work from our machine shop. To request work from our shop, please complete the form below and we will be in contact with you. Requests will not be accepted unless the form is completed first.

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Jesse Nordeng

Jesse Nordeng

  • Master Machinist, Physics