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MET 235 Vertical Mill Machining
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: None
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only
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Description: Principles and applications of metal removal using a vertical mill. Applications include slot milling and cutting, squaring a block, angular milling, and pocket milling. Also covered are the application of material removal of different types of materials, including various metals and plastics.

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: Basic hand tool experience.

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Identify and explain the components of a vertical milling machine. (CSLO 2,3)
2. (Comprehension Level) Explain the function of the components of a vertical milling machine. (CSLO 2,3)
3. (Comprehension Level) Identify and explain the use of various cutting tools used on the milling machine. (CSLO 2,3)
4. (Comprehension Level) Identify and explain the use of various tool holding devices used on the milling machine. (CSLO 2,3)
5. (Comprehension Level) Identify and explain the use of various work holding devices used on the milling machine. (CSLO 2,3)
6. (Analysis Level) Outline the purpose and process of tramming the milling machine head. (CSLO 2,3)
7. (Comprehension Level) Explain how to use an edge finder to establish a reference location. (CSLO 2,3)
8. (Synthesis Level) Anticipate and calculate speeds and feeds for milling operations. (CSLO 2,3)
9. (Application Level) Demonstrate the process of slot milling. (CSLO 2,3)
10. (Application Level) Demonstrate the process of squaring a block. (CSLO 2,3)
11. (Application Level) Demonstrate the process of angular milling. (CSLO 2,3)
12. (Application Level) Demonstrate the process of slotting with a slitting saw. (CSLO 2,3)
13. (Application Level) Demonstrate the process of pocket milling. (CSLO 2,3)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None