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2016-2017 College Catalog 
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MFTS 174 Machine Tool/CNC Theory and Lab II Part II

Part II of a two-part course that is a continuation of Machine Tool Theory and Lab II Part I. This course covers the purpose, setup and safe use of hand tools, manual machine tools and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machines in the advanced phases of metal working. Advanced operation of lathes, drill presses, sawing, milling machines, surface grinders, and cylindrical grinders will be taught, along with the introduction of CNC machine tools. In addition, the student will learn the application of more complicated problems in math and trigonometry as used in industry. Lab sessions will provide opportunities for hands-on application of knowledge gained from theory lecture, discussion, and homework.
Pre-requisite(s): MFTS 173 Machine Tool/CNC Theory and Lab II Part I  or permission of department chair.
Lab fee will be required
Offered: Spring
Credits: 4
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 2
Lab: 4