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Machining and Technical Services

Scott Kaufman

Fabrication Shop | MTS

Scott Kaufman

SCOTT KAUFMAN is a Lab Technologist III in the Machining and Technical Services' Fabrication Shop. He assists in designing and fabricating projects with faculty and students, including installing and repairing lab equipment and installing and recalibrating fume hood alarms.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Tri-County Technical College
Tidewater Community College

PROJECTS

LIGNIN PROJECT: Machined components for the Lignin project, which examined how a waste byproduct from the paper manufacturing industry could be converted into a useable source of energy - Dr. Mark Thies, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

SQUIRREL FEEDER PROJECT: Fabrication of on-campus squirrel sterilization feeder -Department of Forestry

SOLAR RECHARGING STATION: Assist with the fabrication of the solar recharging station

FIRE HOSE RACK: Fabricated fire hose racks for the Pickens Fire Department - City of Pickens 

COMPUTER HOLDER INSTALLATION: Installation of computer holders in CU Police vehicles - Clemson University Police

VAULT INSTALLATION: Installation of gear vaults in CU Police vehicles - Clemson University Police

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Freeman Hall exteriorLab Technologist III
Machining and Technical Services
Mechanical Technician
Fabrication Shop

Phone: 864-656-5546
Email: skaufma@clemson.edu

SKILLS

  • Mig Welding
  • Skilled in forming metal by operating shears, press brakes, notches, ironworkers, rollers
  • Lab equipment and Vacuum pump troubleshoot, repair, and rebuilds
  • Skilled in the setup and operation of high-tech welding machines
  • Experience with setup and operation of Laser Welding
  • Consult welding practices to best serve the student and researcher in their goal of a finished product

Services

The services are available to internal and external clients, including researchers, students, entrepreneurs, and industry partners. We work closely with clients to understand their specific needs and requirements and provide customized solutions to meet the customer's budget and time frame.

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  • Machine Shop
  • Fabrication Shop
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Electronics Shop
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