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AVT 1135 Materials & Processes

Selection and proper use of nondestructive inspection techniques and equipment; basic heat treatments, identification and selection of correct aircraft hardware. Inspection of welds and precision measurements. Tube bending, cutting and flaring, high-pressure (MS) flareless fittings, repair of rigid lines, identification of fluid lines, fabrication of high and low pressure hose lines, bulkhead fittings. Two classroom, six lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: None

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate knowledge of different types of non-destructive inspection methods to include eddy current, ultra sound, x-ray, and visual methods for sheet metal and composites.
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of different types of aircraft hardware, their proper installation and use, corrosion prevention, legal requirements for hardware, inspection of hardware for, and proper removal techniques of, corrosion.
  • Demonstrate a high knowledge of, and the use of, different types of measuring equipment.
Credit Hours: 4
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 6 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Aviation Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Not currently offered this term