Machining Fundamentals I

Credits: 4

Prerequisite: Math 0250 Math Concepts and READ 0220 Reading Strategies or placement determined by assessment score

Co-Requisite: none

This course presents the basic principles of milling machine and engine lathe operation.  Topics include machine theory, safety, and component identification, set up, tool selection, and use of attachments.  Precision layout and basic inspection are also introduced. Students will manufacture machine tool projects to blueprint specifications using the vertical mill, engine lathe, and grinders.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none