TECH 3421 – Manufacturing Processess II

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Processes and techniques used to fabricate industrial materials into useful products; techniques covered include casting and molding, forming, separating, conditioning, assembling, finishing; process design and control. (Text: same as for TECH 1711)

Prerequisite Course: TECH 1711 – Manufacturing Processes I

3421 Quizzes

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NOTE: See 2018 Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition

Course Introduction

  1. Mechanical Properties of Materials
  2. Mechanical Testing
  3. Survey of Industrial Materials
  4. Casting

    TEST 1

  5. Separating
  6. Forming

    TEST 2

  7. Polymer Part Manufacturing
  8. Wood Products Manufacturing
  9. Ceramics Processing

    TEST 3

  10. Assembly & Mechanical Fastening
  11. Welding
  12. Surface Finish
  13. Finishing Processes & Inorganic Coatings

    TEST 4

  14. Plastics Decorating
  15. Corrosion Basics
  16. Fuels, Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids
  17. Adhesive Bonding
  18. Organic Coatings
  19. Additive Manufacturing
  20. Thinking about Senior Project


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