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This course offers knowledge, skills, and experience in the production of precision metal products.Students learn how to manufacture and measure a variety of metals used to produce metal products. By making specified products, students learn how to read blueprints, do shop math, layout their work,select, set-up, and safely operate lathes, milling machines,drill presses, and grinding machines. Advanced students learn how to program, set-up, and operate CNC lathes and milling machines. Computer Aided drafting (Auto Cad), and Robotics Manufacturing are also covered.
This is a course that will build robotic systems. In this course students can expect to conduct many hands on experiments using the latest robotic technology, using motors, servos, sensors, switches.This course will use all aspects of engineeringfrom planning and design, assembly, programming, testing and improvement. This program is located in a Machine Tool area and is integrated. Various competitions and challenges make this a very fun and exciting class.
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