This manufacturing processes/machine tool lab is a supplement to MECH 1643  (or equivalent) aimed at exposing the students to laboratory exercises which will illustrate or support the concepts introduced in a manufacturing processes lecture course. Equipment covered in this lab includes: lathes, grinders, milling machines, band saws, drill presses, sheet metal forming, precision measurement devices etc. As time or student experience permit, the topic of basic C.N.C. machine operations and programs may be introduced. Safety and proper manufacturing procedures will be emphasized.