Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

MFG-339 CNC Press Brake Operator (NIMS) (2.00)

Introduces CNC controls and programming as related to a CNC press brake. Covers advanced concepts in tooling, bending principles and applied mathematics dealing with a hydraulic down acting CNC press brake. 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: 2, Hours: (1/2/0/0), Prereq: MFG-259, MFG-286; Coreq: MFG-287; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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