This course is designed to provide the skills to set up and operate CNC Turning Centres. The course introduces basic CNC turning operations and a basic understanding of CNC programming and its applications. Students will manufacture simple parts using CNC turning centres and will gain the experience of performing quality control inspections before, during, and after CNC operations.
MACH 0105 - Lathe Operator or equivalent, basic computer knowledge. Note: Students cannot register without the approval to register form, which is provided by Chief Insturcotr Marte Arreola 604-432-8477 or email Marte_Arreola@bcit.ca Textbook/Manuals Required: "Haas Lathe Series Programming Workbook”.
Students cannot register without the approval of Chief Instructor Marte Arreola, 604-432-8477 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Textbook/Manuals Required: "Haas Lathe Series Programming Workbook”. This course will run on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Tuesday and Thursday classes will occur from 1900-2200, and Saturday classes will occur from 0800-1430. 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. No class on Saturday, February 16 2019 – stat holiday.
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.
Identify, select and inspect tooling and tool holders.
Set up tooling and offsets.
Set up work-holding and accesories.
Transfer programs to and from the machine control.
Adjust tooling and offset to meet drawings specifications.
Produce components to specifications.
Troubleshoot CNC problems.
Effective as of Winter 2019
Books & Supplies
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Books for Winter 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT
online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering
you are considering.
BCIT Burnaby Bookstore
If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance
Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.
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