Tools & Spaces

Make Program Spaces in Hangar at Lassonde Studios

Find the Make Program and most tools and resources on the first floor of Lassonde Studios.

NOTE: The tools change periodically and without notice. Please talk to a Make tool mentor to learn about updates and find the tools you need for your project.


Make Space

The Make Space at Lassonde Studios is an open workspace area for all students to work on their projects. The space has plenty of room for big and small projects, workbenches, and Fastenal vending machines for your material needs. Equipment checked out from the Tool Room and Front Desk are to be used in this space.


The Shop

Heavy duty tools and equipment are located here for student use. Every student must participate in the mandatory safety training to get access to this area and resources.

  • Angle Grinder
  • Belt Sander
  • Drill Press
  • Drills
  • Electric hand planer
  • Hand Torch
  • Hand planers
  • Impact Driver
  • Jigsaw
  • Joiner
  • Miter Saw
  • Nibbler
  • Orbital Sander
  • Planer
  • Plunge Router
  • Router
  • Scroll Saw
  • Spindle Sander
  • Table Grinder
  • Table Saw

Prototyping Room

Rapid prototyping is something that allows all students of different backgrounds to physically create their products and ideas. Come talk with our tool mentors to set up your 3-D print!

  • 3-D Printers
  • Laser Cutter
  • Soldering Stations

Printer Room

Our printer room includes a large-format printer, various paper types and a vinyl cutter. Print a diagram of your new invention, or whatever you want.

  • Cutting tools
  • Large-format printer
  • Various paper types
  • Vinyl cutter

Tool Room

The majority of small power and hand tools are located here for student use. Ask the tool mentors to aid in finding and using tools.

  • Allen Wrenches
  • Batteries
  • Bike repair bench
  • Bike tool set
  • Bread Boards
  • Cameo Silhouette
  • Chisels
  • Clamps
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Cutting mats
  • Die Set
  • Earplugs
  • Files
  • Gloves
  • Glue
  • Glue Guns
  • Glue guns
  • Hammers
  • Heater Gun
  • Heat-Shrink Tubing
  • Helping Hands
  • Hot Knife
  • Hydroponic kits
  • Iron
  • Light box sketching set
  • Little bit kit
  • Miter Boxes
  • Multi-Meters
  • Oscilloscopes
  • Paint Brushes
  • Paper Cutters
  • Photography Light box
  • Pipe Bender
  • Pliers
  • Portable green screen
  • Power Supplies
  • Respiratory Masks
  • Safety Glasses
  • Sand Paper
  • Scissors
  • Sensors for smart products
  • Sewing Machines
  • Skateboard universal tool
  • Ski tools
  • Soldering Stations
  • Staple Guns
  • Steel Tap
  • Tape
  • Vices
  • Weather station
  • Wind turbine generating kit
  • And More! (Ask the Make tool mentors about other tools and updates to this list.)

Front Desk Tool Checkout

Some tools are available to checkout at the front desk on the first floor of Lassonde Studios. To check out equipment, tell the front desk attendant what you want to checkout, and they will record your UCard information.

  • Extra cables, connectors
  • GoPros
  • Laptops
  • Microphone
  • Monitors
  • Oculus Rift DK2
  • Portable projectors
  • Rolling green screen
  • Tripod
  • VIVE development kit
  • And More! (Ask the front desk about other tools and updates to this list.)

Fastenal Bins, Lockers & Vending Machine

Located next to the tool room is a Fastenal Vending Machine and Fastenal Locker. Students may use the vending machine to purchase items that they need for their projects. The Fastenal Locker offers students the ability to check out items such as drills, Dremels and soldering irons. We also have Fastenal Bins with nuts and bolts.