DRILLING AND SAWING PROCESSES

  • Program: Machine Tool Technology
  • Course: Drilling and Sawing Processes
  • Course #: MACH1105
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This course will introduce the student to the horizontal cutoff saw, the vertical bandsaw and operation of the drill press. Hands on use of these machine tools will be emphasized through a lab experience. 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
Produce abrasive saw parts
Produce horizontal cut-off saw parts
Produce vertical band saw parts
Calculate speeds and feeds for drill press tooling
Produce drilled and reamed holes
Produce countersinks and counterbores
Produce tapped holes

Credit Details
  • Lab: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  MACH1100 or Instructor approval
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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