Housed within the Orthopaedic Engineering Research Laboratory, the Research Machining Facility supports the efforts of Cannon Research Center investigators and associates. The facility employs a full-time machinist skilled in device fabrication using a wide variety of metallic and polymeric materials.
Conventional machining equipment available for device fabrication includes:
The facilities are used primarily for test fixture fabrication, medical device fabrication and for modifying existing equipment or devices to provide extended capabilities. The facility also provides limited support for clinical and service departments within the medical center.
Richard D. Peindl, PhD, Director, Orthopaedic Engineering Research
Stephen P. Daugherty, Research Machinist
Richard D. Peindl