The Center for Additive Manufacturing and Logistics (CAMAL) provides fabrication and prototyping services for both internal NC State projects and external customers on a limited basis. Polymer and metal-based additive technologies are also available.
For more information, go to our Fabrication Page.
Dr. Tim Horn
Furniture and Material Testing
Since 1997, Dr. Harvey West has answered the furniture industry’s questions about design, construction, and reliability. His lab houses four computer-controlled pneumatic flexible furniture testing frames – The Bifmatics:
- a 20,000 lb. capacity universal materials testing machine
- a computer-controlled fatigue testing device
- two programmable environmental chambers
The lab is also equipped with several state-of-the-art, high-powered, digital microscopes.
For more information, go to our Furniture and Material Testing Page.
Dr. Harvey West