Machine Technology (MAC)
MAC 150 - Introduction to Computer Aided Manufacturing
Introduces computer aided manufacturing (CAM) with emphasis on programming of numerical control machinery. Teaches program writing procedures using proper language and logic and a CAM programming system to produce numerical control code for machines. Teaches basic computer usage, 2 1/2 and 3D CADCAM integration, and code-to-machine transfer. Lecture 1 hour. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 4 hours per week.