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CNC 102 - Introduction To CNC Lathe Operations (1 credit hours)

Offered in Variable Terms (1-0-0)
Learn basic responsibilities of a CNC operator for safety, personal accountability, communication, preventative maintenance and process planning when working with CNC lathe. Develop proficiency in basic power-up, machine controls, communication with CNC programmer/instructor, part set-up, tool set-up, program activation and proofing for CNC lathe. Develop a basic understanding of G and M Codes, and edit basic G-code using CNC controls. Provide the opportunity for the student to review shop math related to operating CNC machines and creating a basic G-code program.
PREREQUISITE(S): ACT Math score of 17 or higher, Compass Math score of 43 or higher or permission of instructor.
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