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MAC180 Computer Numerical Control Turn: Program Set and Operator

This course introduces two-dimensional coordinate planes in a simple program used for the production of a part on a computer numerical controlled (CNC) lathe. Topics include blueprints, basic G and M codes, editor software, linear and circular interpolation, CNC lathes, process plan, Machinery Handbook, programming techniques and tool path. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate proper industry techniques for developing a simple program for creating a part on a CNC lathe.
Course ID: MAC-180
Credits: 4
Class Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 6
Clinical Hours: