Faculty Wish List
Ed Barr Custom profile English wheels.
Specific radius for curves we make in class that will allow smooth curves instead of stepped. $500 for 4 wheels
Luke Chennell Differential Case Spreader
Allows students to more precisely measure and understand bearing preload when working on integral carrier (Dana) differentials. $400
Chris Clark Additional topcoat paint gun.
Will allow students to experience a different style of paint gun and give us a backup. $600
Mike Dudley Steam Extractor.
Allows cloth to be deep cleaned and wrinkles in tops to be removed without leaving excess moisture in the material. $600
Garrick Green Digital readout for Bridgeport mill.
Will update the mill in the machining lab to be able to do more precision and repeatable operations. $900
Curt Goodwin Fly cutter to deck heads and blocks.
We will be able to completely rebuild cylinder heads in house. This will also allow us to engine blocks to make sure we are boring cylinders from a true flat surface. $1,500
Chris Paulsen 3 inch paint polishing kit.
For final detail polishing of painted and plated surfaces. Can get in to tighter spaces and will create less mess. $200
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