Students will be instructed in the proper operation of power saws and drill presses. Basic lathe operations will also be presented. The student will demonstrate the proficiencies on the listed equipment by producing specifically assigned projects.
This introductory course is designed to instill safe shop methods and procedures along with the proper and safe use of all equipment associated with Machine Tool Technology. Also incorporated in this introductory course is the proper use of basic measuring tools and hand tools. Students will be instructed in the proper operation of the power saw, drill press and pedestal grinder.