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MFTS 164 Machine Tool Theory and Lab I Part II

Part II of a two-part course that covers the purpose, setup, and safe use of hand tools and manual machine tools in the basic phases of metal working. Operation of lathes and grinders will be examined. Content will also include theory of cutting angles, tool and cutter selection, cutting speeds and feeds, coolants, industrial safety, measuring instruments, gages, and various inspection practices, along with basic drawings, inspection and planning documentation. In addition, the student will learn the application of basic math and trigonometry as used in the manufacture of components. Lab sessions will provide opportunities for hands-on application of knowledge gained from theory lecture, discussion, and homework.
Pre-requisite(s): MFTS 163 Machine Tool Theory and Lab I Part I  or permission of department chair.
Lab fee will be required
Terms Offered: Spring
Offered Distance Learning: No
Credits: 4
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 2
Lab: 4