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2017-2018 Online Catalog 
2017-2018 Online Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


This course introduces Computer-Aided Manufacturing using Mastercam software. The basics of Numerical Control (NC) programming are covered including G and M codes, absolute and incremental positioning and canned cycles. Part geometry is created and edited using Mastercam software. Job setups are prepared, tool path is specified and a tool library is created. Part machining is verified graphically and NC code is post processed and downloaded to CNC machine tools to produce actual parts.
Prerequisites: MET 106  and MET 109 .
Co-requisite: METL 219 .
2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week.
3 credit hours