- Schedule of Classes - September 23, 2017 7:14PM EDT
- Course Catalog - September 23, 2017 7:15PM EDT
Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2017-2018.
Introduction to the fundamentals of computer-aided manufacture (CAM) and computer numerical control (CNC) programming. The course is a hands-on series on CAM. Provides practical applications of the use of G code and solid modeling software, CNC mill and/or lathe setup, tool selection, and operation. The course is required for students wishing to use the CNC equipment in the Emerson Manufacturing Teaching Lab for team or research projects. It is also required for advanced CAM/CNC work offered on an individual basis in the spring. May not be used to fulfill any ME requirement.
When Offered Spring.
Permission Note Enrollment limited to: Emerson Manufacturing Teaching Lab Green Apron Status or permission of instructor.
- Understand machine tools role in history and their role in current industry.
- Students will be capable of programming, tooling, fixturing, and operating a modern CNC machine such as the Okuma VMC in the lab in a safe and effective manner.
Credits and Grading Basis
1 Credit Sat/Unsat(Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Class Number & Section Details
Sign-up sheet posted outside of Emerson Machine Shop. Approx. eight weeks of lecture and six weeks of lab. Limited enrollment. Prerequisite: Emerson Mfg Teaching Lab Green Apron Status or permission of instructor. For more details Http://www.mae.cornell.edu/index.cfm/page/undergrad/course.htm
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