Fabrication Labs

Eskenazi School Fabrication Labs

The Eskenazi School Fabrication Labs provide the tools, equipment, and expertise to facilitate student and faculty production in all areas of the Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design.

The cultivation of technical skill and the ability to create well-crafted objects and images is empowering. The Fabrication Labs are an inclusive and dynamic environment in which people of all cultures and identities are celebrated and supported in the pursuit of their craft.

Our Facilities

Kirkwood Hall Room 014
Kirkwood Hall, Bloomington, IN 47405

(Due to ML III's small size, this lab is only available to trained and authorized Faculty and Graduate Students. This lab will not be staffed and can only be occupied by one individual at a time. Stay tuned for upcoming training sessions.)


Metal Shop

  • TIG welder
  • MIG welder
  • Oxy/Acetylene welder
  • Plasma cutter
  • Step shear
  • Box break
  • Roller
  • Hossfeld bender
  • Horizontal bandsaw
  • Abrasive cut-off saw
  • Drill press
  • Hydraulic iron worker
  • Bench grinders/wire brushes
  • Sand blaster
  • Various hand-held power tools
  • Various hand tools

Wood Shop

  • Table saw
  • Miter saw
  • Band saw
  • Planer/Joiner
  • Edge sander
  • Disc sander
  • Oscillating spindle sander
  • Drill press
  • Vertical panel saw
  • Various hand-held power tools
  • Various hand tools

Wood Shop

  • Felder K500S sliding table panel saw
  • Hammer A3-26 planer/joiner
  • Hammer N4400 bandsaw
  • Festool Kapex miter saw
  • Jet combination disc/belt sander
  • Jet oscillating spindle sander
  • Jet edge sander
  • Various Festool hand-held power tools
  • Various Proxon model-making tools
  • Various hand tools

Digital Fabrication

  • ShopSabre Pro408 3 axis CNC router with vacuum hold down and 10 position tool changer
  • Trotec Speedy 360 laser engraver
  • Trotec Speedy 100 laser engraver
  • Formlabs Form2 SLA 3D printer (2)
  • Ultimaker 3 FDM 3D printer (4)
  • Graphtec CE-6000-120 48" vinyl cutter/plotter

Bloomington Shop
Gabriel Mo

Columbus Shop

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