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MECH 3440 - Mechanical Equipment

Mechanical Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

Presents a study of mechanical transmissions using belts, chains and gear reducers in drive configurations, along with associated components and ancillary systems from an application, specification, selection, maintenance and safety point of view.

Prerequisite(s)

MECH 1141

Credits

2.5

Cost

$528.24

Spring/Summer 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 59991

Fri May 31 - Thu Jun 13 3 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
May 31 - Jun 13 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$528.24

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed

Online registration for this course offering is not available. However, you can still register via phone, mail or in person.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Analyze and calculate force, work, torque and power requirements.
  • Analyze, describe and select chain drives.
  • Analyze, describe and select belt drives.
  • Analyze, describe and select gear reducers.
  • Describe and select various coupling types (rigid, flexible, traction).
  • Describe various brakes, clutches and ancilliary devices.
  • Describe various lubricants and lubricating systems
  • Describe and select plain and anti-friction bearings.
  • Describe various mechanical seals.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

MECH 3440 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Mechanical Engineering Technology (Mechanical Manufacturing Option)
    Full-time   Diploma
  2. Mechanical Engineering Technology (Mechanical Systems Option)
    Full-time   Diploma

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