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MFG* E254  - Manufacturing Machinery –Lathe II

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: Completion of Machine Technology Level I Certificate, MFG*E154: Manufacturing Machinery - Lathe I, or with consent of instructor.

Second course on lathe setup, operation and practices. Topics covered include alignment, turning between centers, and other operations. The student will cut 60 degree external threads, internal threads, tapers, and other thread forms. Use of steady rests and follower rests.