This state-of-the-art open computer lab is equipped with 48
Each workstation is a Dell Precision T3400, Intel Core 2 Duo CPU
with 3.0 GHz, with NVIDIA Quadro FX570 256Mb graphics card,
2Gb RAM, 160G hard drive, DVD+/-RW 16x, 19" LCD monitor, &
This facility is devoted exclusively for students to learn
computer-aided drafting - no classes are scheduled in this room.
The lab is open more than 60 hours each week (lab schedule link).
Note - users MUST abide by the "standards of conduct" for the
computer classrooms and labs & must have a signed "standards
of conduct" form on file at SAC (form link here).
Engineering has 2 dedicated instructional classrooms that can each
accommodate 40 students. Each room is equipped with
an instructional computer & multi-media digital projection
capabilities. Room A-214 may also be used to teach "board" style
drafting. Large desks can accommodate drafting boards &
portable parallel rules. The facility is
also equipped with a print room with a large format xerographic
CAD Plotting Facility
The Plotting room (located in CAD lab area, room A-225) has the
latest in color ink-jet technology and large format printers.