• Program: Machine Tool Technology
  • Course: Turning Technology I
  • Course #: MACH1110
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is designed to introduce the student to the function and application of the engine lathe. Basic turning operations will be performed. Threading with taps and dies, boring and grooving operations will also be covered. Students will produce parts in the shop environment. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

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:
Demonstrate safe shop procedures
Identify engine lathe nomenclature
Calculate speeds and feeds for turning operations
Produce faced parts
Produce turned diameters
Produce drilled and reamed parts
Produce countersinks and counterbores
Produce threaded parts
Produce bored parts
Produce cutoff parts

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  MACH1105 or Instructor approval
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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