Studio over view

Brooklyn Metal Works is a shared studio space for metalsmiths and jewelers.  Members can rent space to access tools and equipment for the development of their own work.  Classes are also available for the expansion of ideas and skills.

A short list of equipment and tools available to members:

  • 26 Dedicated benches for monthly rental
  • 24 Benches for daily rental
  • 10 Semi-private cubicles
  • 6 Dedicated benches with tables
  • 13 Acetylene soldering stations
  • 4 Oxy-acetylene torch
  • 9 Ductless Fume Hoods
  • 4 Double stainless steel work sinks
  • 4 Rotary tumbler
  • 1 Vibratory tumbler
  • 2 Magnetic finisher
  • 2 Combination rolling mills 158mm wide rollers
  • 1 rolling mill for embossing
  • 2 HEPA equipped Polishing machines
  • 4 Grinding stations
  • 3 Bench shears (2 12″guillotine and 1 Beverly)
  • 2 Steam Cleaners
  • 2 Ultrasonic
  • 4 Wax pens
  • Various hammers
  • Forming tools
  • Hydraulic press
  • Bending break
  • Slip roller
  • 3 Enameling kilns
  • Air compressor
  • Drill press
  • Cuttings tools
  • Band Saw for wood, wax or acrylic
  • Belt sander for wood, wax or acrylic
  • Belt sander for metal
  • Surface plates
  • 3 Anvils
  • Hammer bench with vices and stake holders
  • Flex shafts at all teaching benches and grinding stations
  • Ingot molds and crucibles
  • Ring stretcher/compressor
  • HEPA shop vacs
  • Trim Saw for lapidary work
  • Cabbing machine for lapidary
  • 2 Draw benches and one portable draw bench
  • 2 Powder coating guns