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Machine Tools

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Course Description

The machines used to shape or remove metal are called machine tools. Thousands of machine tools are available to perform either a specific type of machining operation or multiple machining operations. Companies often use a variety of machine tools to produce a single final product.

Course Details

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to

  • Identify different classifications of machine tools
  • List different methods of controlling a machine tool
  • List the advantages of manual, automatic, and CNC controlled machine tools
  • Identify the major areas of a CNC control

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