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MAC8111

Course
MAC8111
Course Title
Machining Technology 1

Description

This course introduces machining operations as they relate to the metal working industry. Topics include machine shop safety, measuring tools, lathes, drilling machines, saws, bench grinders and layout instruments. Upon completion, students should be able to safely perform the basic operations of measuring, layout, drilling, sawing and turning.

Objectives

The student will be able to:

  • Use measuring tools
  • Layout a machining job
  • Use drilling machines safely
  • Use a variety of saws
  • Perform turning operations  safely

 

Content

  • Shop safety
  • Lathe safety
  • Parts of Lathe
  • Cutting speed, feed, & depth of cut machinability
  • Between Centers            
  • Lathe Centers
  • Grooving form tooling
  • Cutting tools
  • Taper and taper turning
  • Thread cutting
  • Boring
  • Reaming
  • Tapping
  • Machining in Chuck
  • Carbide Cutting Tools
  • Steady Rest
  • Follow rests

 

Prerequisites

None

Method of Instruction

TR

Evaluation

Written Test