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Makerspace: Tools & More

Provide a collaborative technologically focused environment for SU students and staff to invent, create and learn while sharing.

Safety tips

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Schedule one-on-one sessions for more information on equipment, tools or design support. Select the Online Appointment tab to get started.

Policies and Rules

Usage policies and rules

All equipment and tools must be used within the Makerspace. Currently, there is no charge to use the equipment or tools. For more information on policies, rules and 3D printing costs see the Policy and rules tab.

Acknowledgement

Picture from: https://www.moglix.com/blog/working-with-hand-tools-follow-these-safety-tips/

Safety Rules and Tips

 

  • You need permission from the Makerspace staff before being allowed to use a tool.
  • Do not use a tool that you have not been trained in using by the Makerspace Technical Officer.
  • Do not alter or misuse a tool.
  • Do not leave any running tool unattended.
  • Turn the power off to any tool that is not in use.
  • Always wear safety gloves and goggles when working with hand tools.