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This course introduces students to Computer-Aided Drafting/Design (CAD) and Computer-Aided Machining/Manufacturing (CAM). This course consists of demonstrations and hands-on use of CAD/CAM software and hardware. Major emphasis is placed on geometry creation and editing functions, process planning, proper cutter selection, feed and speed selection, and tool path generation along with post processing to specific CNC machines. Some basic machine set-up and operation are included to verify program operation. Students should have knowledge of drafting/design, machining processes and procedures, and computer operating systems (MS Windows). Prerequisites: CNC Lathes/Manual Programming 32420362 and CNC Mills/Manual Programming 32420364


Prerequisites: CNC Lathes/Manual Programming 32420362; CNC Mills/Manual Programming 32420364

Upcoming Schedule:

Fall 2017

08/24/2017 TO 12/20/2017

No classes offered during this term.

Spring 2018

01/22/2018 TO 05/16/2018

Class# Start Date End Date Day Class Time Mode Location Credits
21538 01/23/18 05/15/18 TR 8:00 AM - 8:55 AM Wisconsin Rapids 3.00
21538 01/23/18 05/15/18 TR 9:05 AM - 11:05 AM Wisconsin Rapids 3.00
Summer 2018

06/04/2018 TO 08/03/2018

No classes offered during this term.