Computer Aided Machine Tool Programming

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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

Class Listing

Term: Fall 2019
Class Number Start Date End Date Day Class Time Delivery Mode Location
63283 MTW 8:00 AM - 9:50 AM Wisconsin Rapids Campus