TECH 1711 – Manufacturing Processes 1

Course Documents

Course Outline

Course Introduction (slides)

1) Introduction to machine tool technology (slides)

2) Measurement, layout inspection, and setup tools and procedures

3) Safety in the machine shop and in industry (Handout)

4) Metal classification, metallurgy, and heat treatment.

  • 4a. Introduction to metals
  • 4b. Commercially Important Metals
  • 4c. Phase diagrams
  • 4d. The Iron-Carbon System
  • 4e. Heat Treating

TEST 1 (Covers sections 1 through 4)

5) Lathe types and turning operations

6) Selection criteria and calculation of speeds and feeds

7) Milling

  • 7a. Milling machines and milling operations
  • 7b. Milling – workholding and setup

8) Threads and threading considerations

9) Abrasives, grinding wheels and abrasive machining

Test 2 (Covers sections 1 through 9)

10) Cutting fluids

11) Sawing, broaching and filing operations

12) Drilling and Related Hole-Making Processes

13) CNC principles

14) Electrical Discharge Machining

15) Thermal Joining processes and Techniques

  • 15a. Fundamentals of Thermal Joining
  • 15b. Gas Flame and Arc Processes
  • 15c. Brazing and Soldering

Final Exam (Comprehensive)