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Precision machining technology

Author: Peter J Hoffman; Eric S Hopewell; Brian Janes
Publisher: Clifton Park, NY : Cengage Learning, [2014] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats

Packed with examples and illustrations, this book delivers the ideal introduction to machine tool industry, equipping readers with an understanding of fundamental and intermediate machining skills.  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter J Hoffman; Eric S Hopewell; Brian Janes
ISBN: 9781285444543 128544454X
OCLC Number: 868379076
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxi, 774 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Contents: SECTION I: INTRODUCTION TO MACHINING.1. Introduction to Machining.2. Careers in Machining.3. Workplace Skills.SECTION II: MEASUREMENT, MATERIALS, AND SAFETY.4. Introduction to Safety.5. Measurement Systems and Machine Tool Math Overview.6. Semi-Precision Measurement.7. Precision Measurement.8. Quality Assurance, Process Planning, and Quality Control.9. Metal Composition and Classification.10. Heat Treatment of Metals.11. Maintenance, Lubrication, and Cutting Fluid Overview.SECTION III: JOB PLANNING, BENCHWORK, AND LAYOUT.12. Understanding Drawings.13. Layout.14. Hand Tools (Safety Integration).15. Saws and Cut-Off Machine.16. Offhand Grinding.17. Drilling, Treading, Tapping and Reaming.SECTION IV: TURNING.18. The Lathe.19. Work and Tool Holding Devices.20. Machining Operations on the Lathe.21. Threading.22. Taper Turning.SECTION V: DRILL PRESS.23. Sizes and Types of Drill Presses.24. Drills, Reamers, Countersinks and Counterbores.25. Work Holding Devices.26. Drill Press Operation.SECTION VI: MILLING.27. Major Parts.28. Vertical Milling Machine Cutter.29. Work Holding Devices.30. Drills and Drilling.31. Squaring a Work Piece on the Milling Machine.32. Milling Slots and Key Ways.33. Pocket Milling.34. Milling Angels, Radii and Diameters.SECTION VII: GRINDING.35. Surface Grinders and Grinding Wheels.36. Grinding Wheels.SECTION VIII: COMPUTER NUMERICAL CONTROL.37. CNC Basics.38. CNC Turning: Getting Started.39. CNC Turning: Programming.40. CNC Turning: Set-up and Operation.41. CNC Milling: Getting Started.42. CNC Milling: Programming.43. CNC Milling: Set-up and Operation.44. Computer Aided Design and Computer Aided Machining.
Responsibility: Peter J. Hoffman, Berks Career & Technology Center, West Campus, Leesport, PA, Eric S. Hopewell, Berks Career & Technology Center, West Campus, Leesport, PA, Brian Janes, Bowling Green Technical College, Bowling Green, KY.


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