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FRCC Precision Machining Introduction

Introduction to Machining This module is designed to provide an introduction to the basic concepts required for a career as a machinist. Prospective students who have no experience with machine tools and those returning to the field after a long absence should consider taking this module as a basis for the other more advanced topics. Topics Safety (general and machine tool-personal protection equipment, hazard communication) Work Ethic, Employability, and Conflict Resolution Skills Ethics Introduction to Machine Tools Hand Measurement (scales, non-digital calipers, OD micrometers) Intro to Lean Manufacturing Bench Tools (deburring, saw, files, vises, wrenches) Shop Math (fractions, decimals, number line) Blueprint reading and Basic Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (basic datum... Show More


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