• Program: Machine Tool Technology
  • Course: Inspection Equipment and Techniques
  • Course #: MACH2615
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course will introduce the student to the maintenance and operation of advanced measurement equipment such as the CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machine) optical comparator, and vision systems. Programming and reporting software for this equipment will also be studied.

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:
Identify parts and controls of measuring equipment
Demonstrate proper maintenance of measuring equipment
Utilize optical comparator to manually inspect parts
Utilize CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machine) to manually inspect parts
Utilize vision system to inspect parts
Program optical comparator to inspect parts
Program CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machine) to inspect parts
Program vision system to inspect parts
Generate inspection reports according to industry standards

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  MACH2610 or instructor approval
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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