Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

MFG-299 Turning Operations (Turning Between Centers - NIMS) (3.00)

Introduces basic and advanced lathe operations dealing with turning parts between centers. Focuses on general lathe practices, lathe tool grinding, lathe nomenclature, proper use of lathe tooling as applied to turning between centers and lathe safety. Emphasizes teamwork, critical thinking and problem solving through hands-on experience and practical applications. This course aligns with NIMS (National Institute of Metalworking Skills) standards. Credits: 3, Hours: (2/2/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B