Mechanical workshop

Main content


  • Wear safety goggles.
  • Remove bracelets, necklaces, and rings.
  • Don't wear gloves, they could get caught in the machine.
  • Wear hearing protection when working with or close to loud machines.
  • Gather long hair in a bonnet, or wear your hair in a bun.
  • Remove the key from the lathe chuck before turning the machine on.
  • Fix the workpiece tightly, for example with a vice.

Soldering and welding

  • Wear welding goggles (UV light!).
  • Wear an overcoat, free of oil and grease, and of a non-flammable material.
  • The tubing of the welding equipment should be in mint conditions.


Wear safety goggles

Wear safety goggles

(Order here)

Wear hearing protection

Wear hearing protection

(Order here)


Andreas Stuker

Andreas Stuker

ETH Zurich


Andreas Stuker

HPT C 113.1

Auguste-Piccard-Hof 1

8093 Zürich


  • phone +41 44 633 23 02 
  • fax +41 44 633 12 36 
  • vcard V-Card (vcf, 1kb)
Page URL:
Sat Jun 24 03:52:21 CEST 2017
© 2017 Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich