This course is designed to provide the skills to set up and operate CNC Machining Centres. The course introduces basic CNC milling operations and a basic understanding of CNC programming and its applications. Students will manufacture simple parts using CNC machining centres and will gain the experience of performing quality control inspections before, during, and after CNC operations.
- MACH 0110 Milling Machine Operator or successful completion of Machinist Foundation program or 1 year machining mill experience.
Below is one offering of MACH 1150 for the Fall 2022 term.
Tue Sep 06 - Sat Oct 01 (4 weeks)
- 4 weeks
- CRN 45937
Class meeting times
|Sep 06 - Sep 29||Tue, Thu||19:00 - 22:00||Burnaby NW06 Rm. 112|
|Sep 10 - Oct 01||Sat||08:00 - 14:30||Burnaby NW06 Rm. 112|
Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.
- Departmental approval needed
Students will need approval for class registration. Please contact the Department Head, Stefano Pettenon 604-432-8214 or email@example.com for approval. Please include your BCIT ID number (if you have one). This class runs on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Tuesday and Thursday classes will occur from 1900-2200, and Saturday classes will occur from 0800-1430. Information about course materials will be provided on the first day of class. Please check the BCIT bookstore for textbook cost. If you have any question about this course, please contact the Program Assistant Selina Li - firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your BCIT student ID (if you have one). Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current on myBCIT.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Interpret part programs.
- Identify location, functions, and operation of machine control.
- Establish work coordinate systems.
- Select and inspect tooling and tool holders.
- Set up tooling and offsets.
- Install and align work-holding devices and fixtures.
- Transfer programs to and from the machine control.
- Adjust tooling and offset to meet drawings specifications.
- Produce components to specifications.
- Optimize programs.
- Troubleshoot CNC problems.
Effective as of Winter 2019
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