Machine Shop



Mr. Larry Antal, Lab Manager | 0039 Smith Lab | Phone: 614-292-0838 |

Ryan Shea, Senior Instrument Maker | 0039 Smith Lab |

James Steck, Instrument Maker | 0039 Smith Lab |

Michael Graham, Instrument Maker | 0039 Smith Lab |

Andrew Bealer, Instrument Maker | 0039 Smith Lab |

Nicholas Cooper, Instrument Maker | 0039 Smith Lab |

Services Provided

The machine shop is equipped with Manual and Computer Controlled (CNC) machinery for high-precision fabrication of mechanical and optical instrumentation using a very wide spectrum of material. We have the following services available:

  • Consultation of Design

  • Turning and Milling

  • Welding (MIG and TIG)

  • Helium Leak Test for Vacuum Welds

  • Soldering and Silver Brazing


Larry Antal in the Machine Shop.

Mr. Larry Antal