Machine Tool And Manufacturing Technology / Edition 1 available in Paperback
*The basic machine tool operations are covered (same as the machine tool courses presently taught in schools).
*A complete section on CNC programming and operation for teaching-size and standard machines presented in east-to-understand language.
*Twelve new manufacturing technologies, directly related to the machine trade are covered in a brief overview of each, designed to show students the many exciting career opportunities available in manufacturing.
Workbook, ISBN: 0-8273-7587-5
Instructor's Manual, ISBN: 0-8273-7863-7
About the Author
Mario Rapisarda of Norwalk, Connecticut is a multi-media writer and producer whose credits include developing interactive teaching programs as well as being published in two technical textbooks. Mr. Rapisarda's varied teaching experience included the vocational school system of Connecticut, CETA job training programs for the Norwalk Board of Education, and the NTMA (National Tooling and Machining Association). A member of SME (Society of Manufacturing Engineers), his practical experiences are the result of working at different levels of engineering, beginning as an apprentice tool and diemaker.
Table of ContentsEvolution of Machine Tools. Careers in Manufacturing. Manufacturing Process Planning. Safety. Measurement. Layout Tools and Procedures. Metals and Their Properties. Principles of Metal Cutting. Bench and Hand Tools. Power Saws. Drill Presses.The Engine Lathe. Milling Machines. Grinders. Computer Age Machining. Heat Treating. Manufacturing Technologies. Appendix of Tables. Glossary of Terms. Index.