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Fabrication Studio: Wood Shop

EOT Access Wood-2019

Overview

The Wood Shop (temporarily located in MCA 517 until December 31, 2019) offers students the materials and equipment required to facilitate wood construction. The shop is equipped with most of the major stationary and portable power equipment used for cutting and machining wood. There are a number of large heavy tables for organizing projects and clamping. Processes undertaken in the Wood Shop include:

  • Cutting
  • Drilling/boring
  • Fine milling/dressing
  • Joinery
  • Bending
  • Veneering
  • Turning spindle/face plate
  • Sanding
  • Finishing

Materials

The following materials are readily available for students to purchase:

Plywood

  • Poplar
  • Fir
  • Luan
  • Birch veneer and particle core
  • Baltic birch
  • Particle board
  • MDF
  • Multi curve
  • Masonite

Rough-sawn lumber

  • Basswood
  • Soft maple
  • Red Oak
  • Cherry
  • Walnut
  • Ash
  • White pine
  • Hard maple

For materials purchasing policy, see the Buying Materials page for details.

Facilities and equipment

Stationary: Band saw, scroll saw, table saw, jointer, planner, spindle sander, disc/belt sander, mortiser, drill press

Portable: Router, jig saw, biscuit joiner, die grinder, drill, electric chainsaw, common woodworking hand tools, carving chisels

Wood-studio-temp location

Schedule

As part of the Fabrication Studio Renovations the Wood Shop will be relocated to the ED/ID Shop (MCA 517) until January 2020. View the Fabrication Studios Renovation Details for more information.

Please contact studiomanagement@ocadu.ca with any additional questions.

Please note that studio schedules are subject to change without notice. For the most up-to-date information, please check studio doors. - See more at: http://www.ocadu.ca/services/studios/ceramics.htm#sthash.7eoDqbmG.dpuf

Contact

Joel Moffet
Technician
Office: 517a
jmoffet@faculty.ocadu.ca