The Engineering Student Design Center (also commonly known as the ESDC) is the university’s primary manufacturing shop for the numerous student teams and research groups within the College of Engineering. It provides manufacturing education, resources, and support for students of every engineering discipline, as well as staff of the College as they work on projects for classes, research, independent study, and student design competition clubs. The ESDC facilities include the Student Machine Shop (1220 Bainer Hall) and the Specialty CNC Machine Shop (1230 Bainer Hall). These spaces offer a wide range of resources including a machine shop, electronics lab, wood shop, and additive manufacturing space.
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