Purdue Science

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Physics Instrument Shop

Useful Links

Research Machining Services- Physics Shop:

Research Machining Services

Safety Training Resources:

Hazard Communication Training

Room Access Form - Card Reader:

Room Access Form (Word Doc)

Tutorials:

Lathe Operation Part 1

Lathe Operation Part 2

Milling Machine Part 1

Milling Machine Part 2

Micrometers

Calipers

How to square up stock in the Mill

How to use taps and dies

Material and Parts:

McMaster Carr

MSC Industrial Supply

Enco

80/20 Inc.

Online Metals

Discount Steel

Swagelok Fittings
Fastenal Fastners
Microgroup tubing and fittings

Calculators:

Engineers Edge Web Page

Drilling Speed and Feed Calculator

Milling Speed and Feed Calculator

Technical Information:

Cutting Speeds Reference Chart

Drilling Speeds Reference Chart

Drill and Tap Size Chart

Metric Tap Size Chart

Material Data:

msdsxchange.com

Anything you want to know about copper and copper alloys
 

Autodesk:

AutoCAD

Inventor

Mastercam:

CAD/CAM