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Plasters Workshop

The plaster room has facilities for slip casting which includes equipment for mould-making, such as plaster lathes and whirlers

A student using a plaster lathe

The plaster room has facilities for slip casting which includes equipment for mould-making, such as plaster lathes and whirlers. We have a separate casting room with Blungers and storage and drying space.

In addition Hanover Building HR010 has a manual plaster mixing facility.

A student using a plaster lathe 

A close up of a plaster lathe 

A student using the plasters workshop 

Key equipment available

Whirlers
Plaster lathes (4)
Bandsaw
Plaster Blender
Blungers (3)

Contact staff

Geoff Wilcock | Technician
+44 (0)1772 89 3386 | Victoria Building VB026B
GHWilcock@uclan.ac.uk

Francis Neale | Senior Technician
+44 (0)1772 89 4341 | Victoria Building VB026B
FNeale@uclan.ac.uk

Nigel Lewis | Senior Technician
+44 (0)1772 89 3201 | Hanover Building HR201
NJLewis@uclan.ac.uk

Stuart Hartley | Technician
+44 (0)1772 89 3201 | Hanover Building HR201
SHartley@uclan.ac.uk

LIS Customer Support Team LISCustomerSupport@uclan.ac.uk
+44 (0)1772 89 5355

Location

Victoria Building VB048, VB049, VB052 (Hanover HR010)

Opening times, guides and charges

Facilities open – Weekdays 8.00 – 17.00

Please note that this facility is used for scheduled teaching activities. The space is available outside of these hours. Please contact technical staff for details.