SPRING equipments

 

Presentation

A 2300W CNC machine for cutting wood and plastic (NO metals) is available in the workshop.

The user’s manual is available here.

General information

Type: 6040 V3.2
Dimensions of the cutting table: 970*450 mm
Maximal cutting dimensions: 600*400 mm
Maximal displacement: (x,y,z) (400, 600, 90)
Power output: 2200 W.
Rotationel speed: 5’000-24’000 rpm
Precision: 0.05 mm (depends on the material used and the tool).
Cooling: liquid
Price: 5000 CHF aprox

Two machining exemples are available for the 2.5D and 3D. The step-by-step instuctions are available in the second part of the user’s instructions available here.

There are three types of mills at your disposal:

1 tooth  
2 teeth  
engraving mill

Presentation

Two 3D printers are available in the Workshop. They can print in Ninja Flex, ABS, Nylon or PLA with the following maximal directions: 298mm x 275mm x 250mm (x,y,z).

The user’s manual is available (in french) here.

Ressources

Here are some links to order some materials for 3D printers:

Be sure to order filament of 2.85 mm diameter only!

Presentation

Besides the CNC machine and the 3D printers, the folowing power tools are available in the workshop:

Instructions are available in the “workshop instruction” pdf file.

Drill press

The drill press is equiped with wood and metal drills. The user’s manual is available here.

The manufacturer’s data sheet is available here

 

video instructions


Electric Screwdriver/handheld drill

The electric screwdriver is stored in the main store. The manufacturer’s data sheet is available here.

 

 

Video instructions


Soldering iron

The soldering iron is available in the main store. It needs to be plugged in to a power source to be used. Instructions are included in the main pdf and manufacturer’s manual is avaiable here. Soldering tin is also available.

User’s instructions are available in the user’s manual for the room.

The manufacturer’s data sheet is available here

 

Video instructions


Hot air gun

The hot aire gun, available in the main store, can heat up to 600°C. Usefull for heat shrinkable tubes.

The manufacturer’s data sheet is available here

 

Video instructions


Glue gun

The hot air gun is stored in the main store. Glue sticks are available in the blue drawer box. Usefull for big objects. It must be plugged in to a power source when in use.

The manufacturer’s data sheet is available here

Video instructions


Jigsaw

The jigsaw is placed at the letter C in the layout bellow. It can cut into metal and wood. Extra blades are available in the blue draer box next to the CNC machine.

The manufacturer’s data sheet is available here

 

 

Vidéo instructions


Rotary tool

The rotary tool is a small tool with wich one can either (un)skrew scrwes or polish material with special add-ons availabe in the main store. Manufacturer’s details are available here.


Hand held jigsaw

A hand held jigsaw is available in the main store. It can cut into aluminium, plastic and wood. Two sets of blades are available.

Manufacturer’s instructions are available here.

Presentation

A set of toools are available in the draw boxes (wood and metal). The following hand tools are also available:

 

Ulmia saws

Very good for cutting at given angles (22.5°, 30°, 45°, 90°) the ulmia saws come with either a metal blade or a wood blade.


Multimeter

Multimeter for fixing, measuring or tweaking any electronic device.


Glue

Two type of glues are available. Please keep in mind that if you are working with a big object the glue gun might be a better prospective.


Threading taps & dies

Usefull for repairing the thread on a screw or threading a personalized screw. The box containing threading taps and dies is available in the drawer box next to the drill press. To be used with grease and/or oil.


Measuring instruments

A ruler, caliper and tape mesure are available in the workshop


Scales

Two different scales are available, a small precision scale measuring up to 3 kg and a large hanging scale able to measure weight up to 100kg.