Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-614-138 050040 CNC Machining-Advanced
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-614-138 CNC MACHINING-ADVANCED ...create three-dimensional prototypes on the CNC machining center using SolidWorks and SurfCAM software with a focus on 3 axis surface machining and multiple part setups and an emphasis on problem solving and critical thinking. (Prerequisites: 10-614-235, Intro to CNC Mach/2D Prog; 10-614-238, Prototype Solidworks Modeling)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Create surfaces on wireframe models.
  2. Construct 3 dimensional wireframe models.
  3. Import 2D and 3D CAD models into Surf CAM.
  4. Modify 3 axis milling cycles
  5. Produce 3 axis milling cycles
  6. Execute 3 axis milling cycles.
  7. Produce 3D parts using multiple setups on the CNC machining center
  8. Explore the uses of multiple workpiece holding devices
  9. Create a prototype fabricated with multiple 2D or 3D machined parts
  10. Locate and order standard tooling components from vendor catalog
  11. Investigate machining various materials used in the prototyping industry
  12. Develop a job plan for projects