The metal workshop provides meaningful employment for blind adults, who manufacture metal and plastic components for industry, government, and military contracts, and who in return are able to support their families.
Brass Belt Buckle
This finished product will be attached to a web belt and be ready to adorn the uniform of Greek military recruits.
This blind work is completing belts by joining completed buckles to webbing.
Blind workers trim and press metal products
on this machine.
Metal Stamping Machine
This blind worker is operating a high-pressure machine which uses specialized jigs to create metal components.
Many products manufactured in the workshop include fittings, pressed metal signs, belt buckles, custom key blanks, and eating utensils.
The raised dots on this lathe dial allow blind workers to control the cutting dimensions of the high-speed lathe.