Computer-Aided Numerical Control (CNC) Programming and Operation; Lathe Introduction, Advanced Mills

Course Description

Introduction to lathe tool path programming using word address format, including coordinate system, cutter compensation and canned cycles. Advanced mill programming; sub programs, work coordinate system and use of macros. Program entry, editing, and back plotting. Machine controller functions and operations. Single point threading and Unified thread form classes and measurement. Cutting tool insert selection.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
34397 DMT 84B 61 ·T·R··· 05:30 PM-06:45 PM Christoph Newell E25
·T·R··· 07:00 PM-09:50 PM

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-01-07 to 2019-03-29.

Course Details

5 Units
Three hours lecture, six hours laboratory (108 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


DMT 84A or equivalent with a grade of C or better.
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