Our Facility

Our 14,000 square foot facility has everything you need to get making!


Our fully stocked Wood Shop is complete with tools to take rough lumber and transform them into finished projects. We have a range of cutting and shaping power tools fully capable of working on small planks, full-sized plywood sheets, and everything in between.

  • SawStop Industrial Tablesaw (Dado set available)
  • 5'x10' CNC Router
  • 14” Vertical Bandsaw
  • 19" Vertical Bandsaw
  • 24” Drum Sander
  • 8” Jointer
  • 20” Planer
  • 12” Sliding Compound Miter Saw w/SawGear
  • 17" Drill Press
  • Drills and Drivers
  • Skill Saw and Jigsaws
  • Dry Assembly Tables (with built-in vices)
  • LOTS of Clamps!
  • 18"x47” Wood Lathe (some gouges provided)
  • Chisels
  • Hand Planes
  • Hand Saws (Japanese and Western)
  • Files, Rasps
  • Hammers and Mallets
  • 80” Belt Sander
  • Combo Sander (vertical belt and circular)
  • Orbital Sanders
  • Oscillating Spindle Sander
  • Embedded Router Table
  • Hollow Chisel Mortising Machine
  • Scroll Saws
  • Biscuit Jointer


The Metal shop is the perfect place to work with metal pieces and components including Steel, Aluminum, Copper, and more. This shop utilizes tools with the ability to cut, shape, and join light gauge sheet metals, as well as tubing and extruded shapes. We also feature MIG and TIG welding sets, and an Oxy-Acetylene setup.

  • 7” Horizontal Bandsaw
  • Drill Presses
  • Abrasive Chop Saw
  • Table-Mounted Tube Roller
  • Angle Grinders
  • 16-Gauge Stomp Sheer
  • 16-Gauge Finger Brake
  • Sand Blast Cabinet
  • Hand Operated Plasma Torch
  • Oxy-Acetylene Torch
  • 15” Disc Grinder
  • Bench Grinder
  • Lincoln Electric 140 MIG Welder
  • Miller Millermatic 211 MIG Welder
  • Everlast 200T TIG Welder
  • Miller Dialarc HF TIG Welder
  • PRO4848-PLASMA 4'x4' CNC Plasma Machine
  • Auto-darkening Welding Hoods
  • Welding Gloves, Jumpsuits Arm Covers and Aprons
  • Disposable Dust Masks
  • Ear and Eye Protection

The Bridge

The Bridge is our Technology focused work area, here we offer computer stations complete with design software to help realize concepts into full designs. Our software packages allow us to interface digital files to various machines around the shop for ultra precise work. The Bridge also features a sewing and leather working station for soft goods projects.

  • Autodesk Fusion 360
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Blender 3D Modeling
  • Large Format Printer
  • Computer Controlled 24” Vinyl Cutter
  • 18” x 24”45-watt Epilog Laser Cutter/Engraver
  • Work Desks
  • Leather Working Equipment
  • Consew 206RB Industrial Walking Foot Sewing Machine
  • Juki DDL-5550N Industrial Sewing Machine

Digital Fabrication Tools

Around the shop, we have machines that are able to take digital files and use them to create super precise components. We have CNC operated machines for Wood, Metal, Vinyl, Etching, and more.

Using the Machine
Our Machines
  • 24in x 18in Epilog 45watt laser cutter
How it works
Access to the Epilog 45watt laser is available:
  • Monday-Friday 9am-10pm, Saturday/Sunday 9am-9pm.
  • Schedule sessions via the Member Representative by calling (503) 915-4342 or emailing membership@adxportland.com.
Coming in to use the machine?
  • Check in with the Front Desk and get logged into Corel Draw.
  • Your time will start when you sign into Corel Draw.

Using the MachineS
  • CNC Router runtime rental is $25/per hour run-time, with a minimum of $50.
  • CNC Plasma runtime rental is $25/per hour run-time, with a minimum of $25.
Our Machines
Bits Included
  • CNC Router users have access to the following bits: 0.25 up spiral; 0.25" compression bit; 90 deg v-bit; 60 deg v-bit; 0.5" straight bit. Collet sizes are 0.25" or 0.5".
  • A Plasma tip is included with the booking; additional tips are available for purchase at the front desk.
How it works
  • Sign up for a membership; an Unlimited Membership covers both, otherwise you will need a Metal Shop Membership to access the CNC Plasma Cutter or a Wood Shop Membership to access the CNC Router.
  • Take the required orientation class: CNC Plasma Basics or CNC Router Basics.
  • Access to the PRO Series 60120 (5’x10′) CNC Router is available in 4-hour sessions and can be scheduled by calling a Member Representative at (503) 915-4342 or emailing membership@adxportland.com.
  • Access to the PRO Series CNC Plasma Cutter is available in 2-hour sessions and can be scheduled by calling a Member Representative at (503) 915-4342 or emailing membership@adxportland.com.
Coming in to use the machine?
  • Check out the CNC computer from the front desk.
  • Your time will start when you check out the computer and ends when you turn in the computer, so prep your files beforehand.


Our General Factory Floor is a great place to set up temporary work areas for your projects, and to connect with our community here at ADX. Here you can find full sized workbenches that are great for general work on projects including gluing, fit-ups, finish work, and more. We also offer many storage solutions to help keep your project materials and tools ready for you the next time you visit, as well as dedicated sublease space.


We offer a stocked too library full of various power and hand tools that are ready for you and your projects. Anything from Skill Saws, Screw Drivers, to Sand Paper can be found here as a resource to our members.


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“Having the space and the resources to work on projects was wonderful, and it was made even better by the community. Whether you need help with your work, or just want to hear about someone else’s cool project ADX is full of amazing people who are happy to teach you what they know.”

– Kathleen C.

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