Introduction to Computer-Aided Numerical Control (CNC) Programming and Operation; Mills

Course Description

Introduction to mill tool path programming using G&M code format. CNC systems and components including machine controller functions and operations. Program entry, editing, and verification. Calculation for mill cutter compensation. Precision inspection techniques. Basic mill setups, including cutting tool selection, and work holding.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
23495 DMT 84A 55 MTWR··· 08:00 AM-09:20 AM Mike Appio E24
MTWR··· 09:30 AM-12:35 PM E25

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2018-11-05 to 2018-12-14.
DMT-084A.-55: Accelerated class meets four days a week for six weeks beginning November 5th. This is the second of four classes available in the accelerated day program. See or call 408 864-8283 for more info

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


EWRT 200 and READ 200 (or LART 200), or ESL 261, 262 and 263; MATH 210 or equivalent; DMT 80 or experience in machining processes.
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