Equipment Status List and SOPs

Last updated: 2021-10-18

**NEW** OCTOBER 2021: equipment reservation form can be found here. Priority will be given to those who reserve equipment, but walk-ins are still available.

To view equipment specs and theory, please see the MILL Wiki’s Equipment List and each equipment’s respective SOP. A map of our facilites is available here. For our distributable software, visit our software page.

✓ – fully operational (can use if trained/available for training)

✓ – supervised use only (procedure in development)

✗ – under maintenance (not available)

*requires GT’s X-ray safety training

Characterization

    • [SOP] Phenom XL G2  SEM  
    • [SOP] Phenom ProX G5  SEM  
    • [SOP] Cressington 108  Sputter Coater  ✗ – UHP Ar being replaced
    • [SOP] Leica DVM6  Digital Microscope  
    • Leica DMi8-M  Inverted Microscope  
    • AmScope  Optical Stereomicroscope  
    • [SOP] Profilm3D  Optical Profilometer  
    • [SOP] Nicolet iS5  FTIR  
    • [SOP] ARL Equinox 100  XRD  ✓*
    • [SOP] Niton  FXL XRF  ✓*

 

Measurement

    • [SOP] Mark-10 ESM303  Mechanical Tester  
    • [SOP] Instron 5967  Mechanical Tester  
    • [SOP] LECO LM248AT  Microhardness Tester  
    • [SOP] Linseis  Chip-DSC 10  ✗ – down for Fall 2021
    • PerkinElmer  TGA 4000 ✗ – UHP Ar being replaced
    • [SOP] OHAUS MB120  Moisture Analyzer  
    • [SOP] FLIR ETS320  Infrared Camera  
    • [SOP] Avantes  UV-Vis Spectrophotometer  
    • [SOP] ramé-hart  Contact Angle Goniometer  
    • [SOP] VWR  Analytical Balances  ✓ (2/2)
    • OHAUS ES50L  Bench Scale  

 

Processing

    • [SOP] Ultimaker 2+  3D Printers  ✓ (6/6)
    • Hyrel System 30M  3D Printers  ✓ (1/3)
    • [SOP] Prusa i3 MK3S  3D Printers  ✓ (3/3)
    • Dimension 1200es  3D Printer  
    • [SOP] Prusa SL1 & CW1  Resin Printer  
    • Shini  Top Feed Granulator  
    • Filabot  Filament Extruder  
    • Hot Plates  ✓ (3/3)
    • [SOP] Paragon Fusion  Glass Kilns  ✓ (2/2)
    • [SOP] Brother  Vinyl Cutter  
    • [SOPBrother  Sewing Machine  
    • [SOP] Brother  Embroidery Machine  
    • [SOP] Screen Printer   
    • F2C Pro  Heat Press  
    • elan2  Liquid Nitrogen Generator  
    • US Stoneware  Rolling Ball Mill  
    • [SOP] Across International  Planetary Ball Mill  
    • Carver  Uniaxial Press  
    • [SOP] REX-C100  Melting Furnace  
    • Vibratory Tumblers  
    • Sieve Shakers