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CAM 1214 Computer Numerical Control Mill Programming

This is an intermediate course covering the development of Computer Numerical Control (CNC) programs for three axis milling machines including spindle controls, tool changes, linear and circular interpolation, drilling and tapping, subroutines, and G&M codes. Setup and operation of milling machines. Adjusting tool and work offsets to hold part tolerance. Two classroom, two lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: CAM 1109 or CAM 1161 and CAM 1116

Course Outcomes
  • Students will analyze a part and develop an appropriate manufacturing operations process plan utilizing standard tooling for CNC Milling machine.
  • Student teams, utilizing a process plan and CNC program, will setup the CNC milling machine with all tools and fixtures, program and manufacture the part.
  • Students following an operations process plan will plan, write, and debug a CNC program for the CNC milling machine.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 2 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Computer Aided Manufacturing
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Face to Face
Other Off Campus Location
Faculty: Griffith
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $25.00
Open Seats: 10
Meets: M from 1:00PM to 4:40PM
Section: 101
Open Seats: 10
Meets: M from
1:00PM to 4:40PM
Section: 101
Face to Face
Other Off Campus Location
Faculty: Griffith
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $25.00
Open Seats: 12
Meets: M from 5:30PM to 9:10PM
Section: N01
Open Seats: 12
Meets: M from
5:30PM to 9:10PM
Section: N01