Machine Tool

Machine Tool

This is a semester course that introduces students to basic engine lathe and milling machines.  Theory and safe operation of machines and hand tools will be covered.  Students will read and write technical information, use precision measuring instruments, practice math calculations, and the science of metallurgy will be covered.  Students will perform various exercises using the engine lathe and mill.  Instead of shaping wood you can shape metal. A sheet metal tool box, C-Clamp and small cross peen hammer are projects the student will make.  There will be a $10.00 lab fee for this course.

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