Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
32-420-318 060190 Fixture & Tool Making-Applied
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description32-420-318 FIXTURE & TOOL MAKING-APPLIED ...the learner will use various types of work holding and locating methods, produce a tool or fixture to be used in a typical manufacturing process. (Prerequisites: 31-420-361, Integrating Machine Tools; 32-420-365 3D CAM Programming; 32-420-307, EDM & Waterjet Machining; 32-420-336, CNC Machining Center)
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Apply safe work habits in the machine tool lab
  2. Locate and order standard tooling components from vendor catalog.
  3. Select appropriate fasteners used for assembling tooling components.
  4. Apply locating concepts to jig and fixture design.
  5. Select efficient clamping devices for use on jig and fixtures.
  6. Apply pneumatic and/or hydraulic components to an industrial tooling application.
  7. Set up a jig or fixture to be used in an industrial manufacturing process.