TECH 4571 – Tool Design

Design of tooling and work holding systems for the integrated manufacturing environment; geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, fast change-over techniques, hydraulic and pneumatic circuits, achieving world class quality through design. Prerequisites: TECH 3401, 3421, 4472
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Assigned Work

Course Outline

Course Introduction

1. Introduction to Tool Design

2. Tooling Materials

3. Cutting Tool Design

4. Workholding Principles

TEST 1

5. Power Presses & Die Design

6. Mold Design

7. Inspection, Gaging, and GD&T

8. Fluid Power Fundamentals

 

 

Semester Project – Hibachi Grill

Homework Assignments

Additional Information

Course Youtube Playlist

Useful Links

UM Course Documents

Draft Presentations

Machine Elements

Limits and Fits