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The Factory

The Factory is a Maker Space dedicated to the creation of things. By networking available labs on Mississippi State's campus, students will have access to the tools they need to create whatever they can imagine.

The Factory Main Space


The Factory Main Space

The Factory Main Space, located in Patterson 100-H, is the home base of The Factory and a general prototyping shop. Across the hall, room 100-F, is the work space with 4 work stations and 12 tables.

Operating Hours

The Factor Main Space will be open Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 7:30pm (additionally until 9pm if in use).


  • Mill/Lathe/Drill
  • Miter Saw
  • Drill Press
  • Band Saw
  • Basic Soldering Station
  • Power Drill
  • Circular Saw
  • Reciprocating Saw
  • Dremel Tool
  • Hand Tool Peg Board (Wrenches, Saws, Hammers, Levels, etc.)
  • Powered Hand Sander