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Machining and CNC Technology
Machining and CNC Technology

Machining and CNC Technology, 4th Edition

ISBN10: 1259827445 | ISBN13: 9781259827440
By Michael Fitzpatrick

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Machining and CNC Technology, Fourth Edition, by Michael Fitzpatrick, will provide the latest approach to machine tool technology available. Students will learn basic modern integrated manufacturing, CNC systems, CAD/CAM and advanced technologies, and how to safely set up and run both CNC and manually operated machines. This is a how-to-do-it text.


Chapter 1 Professionalism in Manufacturing

Chapter 2 Math Skills Self-Review

Chapter 3 Reading Technical Drawings

Chapter 4 Introduction to Geometrics

Chapter 5 Before and After Machining

Chapter 6 The Science and Skill of Measuring - Five Basic Tools

Chapter 7 Single-Purpose Measuring Tools, Gages, and Surface Roughness


Chapter 8 Cutting Tool Geometry

Chapter 9 Drilling and Operations and Machines

Chapter 10 Turning Operations

Chapter 11 Mills and Milling Operations

Chapter 12 Precision Grinding Operations and Machines

Chapter 13 Screw Thread Technology

Chapter 14 Metallurgy for Machinists - Heat Treating and Measuring Hardness

Chapter 15 Job Planning


Chapter 16 Coordinates, Axes, and Motion

Chapter 17 CNC Systems

Chapter 18 CNC Controls

Chapter 19 Operating a CNC Machine

Chapter 20 Program Planning

Chapter 21 Level-One Programming

Chapter 22 Level-Two Programming

Chapter 23 Setting Up a CNC Machine to Run

Chapter 24 Design for CNC Manufacturing - Solid Modeling


Chapter 25 CAM Mill Programming for CNC Machinists

Chapter 26 Tool Life, Productivity, and Advancing Technology

Chapter 27 Statistical Process Control (SPC)

Chapter 28 Computer Coordinate Measuring

About the Author

Michael Fitzpatrick


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