Equipment

Equipment List

Note: Once you have taken and successfully passed a Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, you can reserve equipment for your projects whenever you work at TechShop as a member. Membership is a vertified once you enter TechShop Abu Dhabi. Be sure to bring your badge.


see moreCNC Vinyl Cutter [ART0001]

Arts and Crafts [ART]

This machine can be used to cut out stencils and make your own decals!

see moreSoldering Stations [EEE0001]

Electronics [EEE]

The soldering station allows you to fix different electronic components on the breadboard, durable and Easy to operate.

see moreMIG Welder [WLD0001]

Welding [WLD]

The MIG welder stands for Metal Inert Gas and, our members use it mainly to weld different kinds of Steel.

see moreSandblasting Cabinet [GRN0001]

Grinding [GRN]

The sand blaster helps you strip away the old paint on your metal piece as well as remove all the rust and return your piece to raw metal.

see moreCNC Router (ShopBot) [WOD0001]

Woodshop [WOD]

3 Axis Computer Numerical Control with 10 different interchangeable tools, ideal for machining parts, including facing, milling, drilling, tapping

see moreVacuum Former [FAB0001]

Fabrication [FAB]

This machine allows you to make any mold out of any object you have.

see moreManual Vertical Mill [MAC0001]

Machine Shop [MAC]

A fundamental metal manual cutting machine for machining parts, this machine along with the lathe are the very reasons of the industrial revolution.

see moreVertical Metal Bandsaw [MTL0001]

Metal Shop [MTL]

Place your template on top of the piece of metal, trace and cut it. It is Ideal for cutting curves and trace cuts on metal.

see moreLaser Cutter #1 [LAS0001]

Laser Cutting [LAS]

This machine is just amazing! It's basically a CNC machine that uses a high power laser beam to Cut, Engrave and Etch into your material.

see moreIndustrial Serger [TXL0001]

Textiles [TXL]

The serger is usually used for stopping material from fraying. You can also use it for joining seams at the same time.

see moreHeat Press [ART0002]

Arts and Crafts [ART]

This machine has a heated bed and works like a big iron. It helps to heat up your vinyl piece...

see moreLaser Rotary Attachement [CHK0002]

1-Checkout Items [CHK], Laser Cutting [LAS]

This tool will help you laser etch or cut on your cylindrical objects! This allows you to laser etch on your glass, mugs and even used bottled to customize it or cut out a plastic tube!

see moreOscilloscope #1 [EEE0002]

Electronics [EEE]

This is an awesome tool to study and analyze electronic circuits, it gives you an insight of how the circuit output and how it behaves.

see moreTIG Welder [WLD0002]

Welding [WLD]

The TIG welder uses an electrode and a filler separately to weld steel parts and sheet metal, it gives clean and precise welds.

see morePedestal Grinders [GRN0002]

Grinding [GRN]

General use grinder, with coarse and fine grains, ideal for finishing metal work as well as sharpening lathe tools.

see morePlastic Strip Bender [FAB0002]

Fabrication [FAB]

Did you know that Acrylic can be bent by heating it! by using the plastic strip bender you can bend many different plastics in various angles.

see moreTable Saw [WOD0002]

Woodshop [WOD]

The heart of the wood shop, great for cutting straight and angled cuts, can also be used to make grooves, and miter joints.

see moreMetal Lathe [MAC0002]

Machine Shop [MAC]

The stock in the lathe is moving and the cutting tool is stationary, while in the mill the cutting tool is moving and the stock is stationary.

see moreHorizontal Metal Bandsaw [MTL0002]

Metal Shop [MTL]

This saw has a long, sharp and continuous blade that has sharp teeth tensioned between two rotating wheels horizontally to cut material

see moreLaser Cutter #2 [LAS0002]

Laser Cutting [LAS]

This machine is just amazing! It's basically a CNC machine that uses a high power laser beam to Cut, Engrave and Etch into your material.

see moreIndustrial Straight Stitch [TXL0002]

Textiles [TXL]

This machine is mainly used for joining seams, top stitching, and simple embroidery.

see moreLaser Cutter #3 [LAS0003]

Laser Cutting [LAS]

This machine is just amazing! It's basically a CNC machine that uses a high power laser beam to Cut, Engrave and Etch into your material.

see moreIndustrial Walking Foot [TXL0003]

Textiles [TXL]

The walking foot is used for stitching leather, canvas, and other thick materials - no job tough enough!

see moreOscilloscope #2 [EEE0003]

Electronics [EEE]

This is an awesome tool to study and analyze electronic circuits, it gives you an insight of how the circuit output and how it behaves.

see moreHand-held Plasma Cutter [WLD0003]

Welding [WLD]

Very cool and quick way for cutting steel, with no effort. Its great tool to use when you want to do curves and shapes.

see morePolishing Wheel [GRN0003]

Grinding [GRN]

From old jewelry to a new lathed part, you can use the buffing wheel with different buffing compounds to add that nice shine to your material.

see morePowder Spray Booth [FAB0003]

Fabrication [FAB]

You can hang different metals on the filtered spray booth, while spraying your powder.

see moreVertical Wood Bandsaw [WOD0003]

Woodshop [WOD]

Place your template on top of the piece of wood, trace and cut it. It is Ideal for cutting curves and trace cuts on wood.

see moreCNC Mill [MAC0003]

Machine Shop [MAC]

3 Axis Computer Numerical Control with 10 different interchangeable tools, ideal for machining parts, including facing, milling, drilling, tapping.

see moreCircular Cold Saw [MTL0003]

Metal Shop [MTL]

With the circular cold saw you can cut long metal tubes, pipes, and even shafts. This is a Cold Saw because of its ability to spray a coolant

see moreSilkscreen Station [ART0003]

Arts and Crafts [ART]

Silk-screening is a painting technique in which the ink is forced onto fabric or paper through a silk mesh with a stencil design on it.

see moreLaser Cutter #4 [LAS0004]

Laser Cutting [LAS]

This machine is just amazing! It's basically a CNC machine that uses a high power laser beam to Cut, Engrave and Etch into your material

see moreCNC Embroidery Machine [TXL0004]

Textiles [TXL]

You can convert any image you choose into an embroidery pattern with this ingenious machine.

see moreDisc Sander [GRN0004]

Grinding [GRN]

This machine is for sanding parts, it's a big rotating sanding disk mounted on a motor.

see moreFunction Generator [EEE0004]

Electronics [EEE]

Generates signals in different shapes, wavelength, and frequency.

see moreScroll Saw [WOD0004]

Woodshop [WOD]

This machine cuts curves on thin sheets of wood, it is the manual alternative for laser cutting.

see morePowder Coating Gun [FAB0004]

Fabrication [FAB]

The powder gun positively charges the powder to attract it to the negative metal piece hanged.

see more3D Printer #4 - Ultimaker 2+ [PRO0004]

Rapid Prototyping [PRO]

The 3D Printer uses plastic, it will slice your 3D design into layers, and print each layer on top of the other until you get your desired shape

see moreMetal Drill Press [MTL0004]

Metal Shop [MTL]

Want to drill precision holes in your materials? You can adjust the RPM speed and adjust the height of the drill press bed to suit your material.

see moreStraight Hand Shear [MTL0005]

Metal Shop [MTL]

You can use the Straight Hand Shear to cut small pieces of sheet metal.

see moreBasic Sewing Machine [TXL0005]

Textiles [TXL]

With this machine you are able to create different types of stitches on fabric, as well as making light work of those tricky tasks like button holes and stitching zippers!

see moreBench Top Multimeter [EEE0005]

Electronics [EEE]

A convenient equipment to measure various electric values and variables such as voltage, current, resistor, power …

see moreBelt Sander [GRN0005]

Grinding [GRN]

Belt sanders are multi use tools. They are commonly used for trimming, sanding very rough surfaces, leveling surfaces and freehand rounding and shaping

see moreChop Saw (Mitre Saw) [WOD0005]

Woodshop [WOD]

This power tool can crosscut in a work pieces of wood quickly and also cut an accurate selected angle, mainly used for small pieces of wood or logs

see moreCuring Oven [FAB0005]

Fabrication [FAB]

After coating your metal, you must put it in the curing oven to cure.

see more3D Printer #5 - Ultimaker 2+ [PRO0005]

Rapid Prototyping [PRO]

The 3D Printer uses plastic, it will slice your 3D design into layers, and print each layer on top of the other until you get your desired shape

see moreCorner Notcher [MTL0006]

Metal Shop [MTL]

Cool shear machine when making boxes or corner cutting in sheet metal.

see morePower Supply [EEE0006]

Electronics [EEE]

The power supply is used to supply you with 3-channels output, gives you the freedom to precisely select the output voltage as well as the current.

see more3D Printer #6 - Ultimaker 2+ [PRO0006]

Rapid Prototyping [PRO]

The 3D Printer uses plastic, it will slice your 3D design into layers, and print each layer on top of the other until you get your desired shape

see moreWood Drill Press [WOD0006]

Woodshop [WOD]

The drill press is used to make an accurate hole using different cutters with different speeds, diameters, and height.

see moreFinger Brake / Metal Brake [MTL0007]

Metal Shop [MTL]

The Metal Brake uses a clamp to hold down the sheet metal while you can determine the angle that you prefer

see moreJointer [WOD0007]

Woodshop [WOD]

The best machine for creating even surfaces in lumber, the first step for planning lumber and creating reference planes for the thicknesses.

see moreHand Turrent Punch [MTL0008]

Metal Shop [MTL]

the punch will create exact dimension hole on your sheet of metal, this machine has different hole sizes that you can choose to cut through the sheet

see morePlaner [WOD0008]

Woodshop [WOD]

Amazing and effortless machine for finishing lumber to the right thickness and shape.

see moreTable Router [WOD0009]

Woodshop [WOD]

A router table can helps you create chamfer, fillet, and many more alternations or shapes to you piece of wood.

see moreBead Roller [MTL0009]

Metal Shop [MTL]

Ideal for making reinforcements in sheet metal to add rigidity and produce more stable parts.

see moreBelt/Disc Sander [WOD0010]

Woodshop [WOD]

Why spend hours sanding your part by hand when you can use a sanding machine that will cut the time in less than half

see moreCurved Hand Shear / Beverly Shear [MTL0010]

Metal Shop [MTL]

Handy and easy to use machine for curves cutting in sheet metals.

see moreArbor Press [MTL0011]

Metal Shop [MTL]

A must have workshop tool, great for pressing parts and fittings together without damaging them.

see moreNon-Powered Hand Tools [WOD0011]

Woodshop [WOD]

The first step in woodworking, they come and different functions and format, mastering these tools reflect the level of skills an individual acquires.

see morePneumatic Shear [MTL0012]

Metal Shop [MTL]

Easy to use air powered shear, great for straight cutting big sheet metals

see morePneumatic Tapping Machine [MTL0013]

Metal Shop [MTL]

An Air powered tool, helps to perform your tapping precisely through your metal parts, you can change your threaded tapping heads to the required size.

see moreHand-held Biscuit Joiner [CHK0014]

Woodshop [WOD], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

The biscuit joiner helps you tackle: edge-to-edge, end-to-edge, and miter-to-miter.

see moreElectric Hand Planer [CHK0015]

Woodshop [WOD], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

Electric Hand Planers are time savers that have found their niche with such varied tasks, edge-smoothing, leveling lumber, and chamfering handrails

see moreReciprocating Saw [CHK0016]

Metal Shop [MTL], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

Reciprocating Saw uses a pull and push motion of the blade to cut, and it is often used in hard-to-reach places where no other type of saw can fit.

see moreAir Ratchet [CHK0017]

Metal Shop [MTL], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

Air ratchets are perfect for quickly loosening or tightening nuts and bolts.

see moreHand-held Grinder [CHK0019]

Metal Shop [MTL], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

Mobile grinding and cutting machine, easy to use with versatile attachments for different purposes such as cutting, grinding, sanding.

see moreHand-held Circular Saw [CHK0020]

Woodshop [WOD], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

The hand-held Circular Saw is a portable saw that can help you cut your wood sheet or wood pieces

see moreHand-held Router [CHK0021]

Woodshop [WOD], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

With a router and a few bits, you can apply hundreds of various shapes to the edges of a piece of stock. Most router bits are versatile to do anything

see moreHand-held Jig Saw [CHK0022]

Woodshop [WOD], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

The Jigsaw is the grand master of cutting shapes in a variety of materials. All you need is the right blade.

see moreHand-held Sander [CHK0023]

Woodshop [WOD], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

The hand-held sander has an orbital sanding disc that works in rotating action.

see moreAir Impact Wrench [CHK0026]

Metal Shop [MTL], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

The Air Impact Wrench is a socket wrench power tool designed to deliver high torque output with minimal exertion by the user

see moreTorque wrench [CHK0058]

Metal Shop [MTL], 1-Checkout Items [CHK]

The torque wrench tool used to apply precisely a specific torque to a fastener such as a nut or bolt.