Computer-Aided Numerical Control (CNC) Programming and Operation; Lathe Introduction, Advanced Mills

Course Description

Introduction to lathe tool path programming using word address format, including coordinate system, cutter compensation and canned cycles. Advanced mill programming; sub programs, work coordinate system and use of macros. Program entry, editing, and back plotting. Machine controller functions and operations. Single point threading and Unified thread form classes and measurement. Cutting tool insert selection.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
34396 DMT 84B 55 MTWR··· 08:00 AM-09:20 AM Mike Appio E24
MTWR··· 09:30 AM-12:30 PM

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-01-07 to 2019-02-17.
DMT-084B-55: Accelerated class meets six weeks beginning January 8th. This class is the third of four classes offered in the day accelerated program. See or call 408 864 8283 for more information.

Course Details

5 Units
Three hours lecture, six hours laboratory (108 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


DMT 84A or equivalent with a grade of C or better.
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