2021-22 Virginia Western Academic Catalog 
    Jun 04, 2023  
2021-22 Virginia Western Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MEC 119* - Introduction to Basic CNC and CAM

(3 CR)
Prerequisite(s): MTE 1* , MTE 2*  and MTE 3*  

Course Type: Intended for Career Preparation  

Description: Teaches the basic concepts of Computer Numerical Control (CNC) programming of Numerical Control Machinery with emphasis on Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)/ Computer Aided Drafting (CAD). Program writing procedures will be based on using the following: basic G-code programming language for CNC machinery, CAD/CAM programming systems to produce correct code for CNC Machinery, basic computer usage, CAD/CAM integration, and Code-to machine transfer via Distributive Numeric Control (DNC). Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.

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