• Program: Engineering CAD Technology
  • Course: Mechanical Design
  • Course #: ENGC2000
  • Total Credits: 4

Course Description

This course covers several design topics including the nature of design, fastener selection, mechanical drive selection, bearing selection, fixture design, and linkages. The student will get experience selecting these components from vendor catalogs and solving design/layout drawing problems.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Design a product using a defined design process
Calculate power requirements
Select power transmission components
Specify bearings for drive assemblies
Design cams
Create linkage drawings
Select threaded fasteners
Select non-threaded fasteners
Create fluid power diagrams

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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