Technology, Art and Design - Design Courses
TADD 3558 TAD LAB: Machining (2 credits)
This course introduces students to the basics of operating a lathe and a milling machine. Students will learn essential machine and lab safety procedures, use of bench tools, layout tools, drill presses, precision measurement tools, and various hand tools related to the machine shop. Students will study the vertical milling machine and the horizontal lathe as well as their components and controls. They will gain an understanding of speeds and feeds, utilizing various tools and tool holders. They will identify basic tool geometry, and the use of standard lathe spindle tooling.
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