Jun 28, 2022  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Academic Catalog

MCHN 1438 - Basic Machine Shop I (formerly MacH1401)

CIP Code: 48.0501
Credit(s): 4
A course that introduces the student machining fundamentals. The student begins by using basic machine tools such as the lathe milling machine drill press power saw and bench grinder. Machine terminology theory math part layout and bench work using common measuring tools is included. Emphasis is placed on shop safety housekeeping and preventive maintenance. The student will demonstrate set-up and use of the lathe, milling machine, drill press, power saw, and bench grinder applying good housekeeping, and proper safety. Use precision instruments to perform bench work including part layout, drilling, reaming, taping, press fitting, location of hole centers and surfaces; set up power saws for cutoff operation; demonstrate tooling maintenance, and hazardous material handling. Perform preventative maintenance. Interpret blueprints.Lab fee required.


Faculty Consent: N