Lab for Engineering Materials

 

 

Location: 4-131B

Contact email: 3instructors@mit.edu

Website: lem.mit.edu

Hours and Access:  Monday - Friday: 9am – 5pm


Why we're unique!

The Laboratory for Engineering Materials is a prototyping facility in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Its main purpose is to aid Course 3 students in designing and building research- and class-related equipment and prototypes, but we are also open to all MIT students. Our equipment includes CNC machines, 5 3D printers, laser cutter, water jet, and many hand tools. 


ACCESS FOR FRESHMAN MAKERLODGE GRADUATES

LEM freshman makerlodge community members

Non-community members

Become a member!

Sign-ups start on Monday November 21, 2016. We will get back to you shortly after your submission to let you know if you have been accepted to our limited spaces within this community.

 

 

About our community

The Laboratory for Engineering Materials is a prototyping facility in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Its main purpose is to aid Course 3 students in designing and building research- and class-related equipment and prototypes, but we are also open to all MIT students. Our equipment includes CNC machines, 5 3D printers, laser cutter, water jet, and many hand tools. 

 

Membership fee

  • None

Membership fee

  • None

Access days/times

  • Monday - Friday: 9am – 5pm

Access days/times

  • Monday - Friday: 9am – 5pm

Using equipment

All, depending on training level and time of day

Using equipment

All, depending on training level and time of day

Makerlodge score

  • Passing score

Makerlodge score

  • Passing score

Benefits

  • If you become course 3, you will end up using the LEM quite a bit, so joining our community will give you an edge in that regard.
  • We also have 5 employees that are knowledgable in many diverse areas of fabrication and prototyping. 

Benefits

  • If you become course 3, you will end up using the LEM quite a bit, so joining our community will give you an edge in that regard.
  • We also have 5 employees that are knowledgable in many diverse areas of fabrication and prototyping. 

Requirements

  • MakerLodge application process pending approval

Requirements

  • MakerLodge application process pending approval

Miscellaneous

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Miscellaneous

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