Machine Shop: Basic Vertical Mill Operations
START DATES & TIMES:
- Mon., November 3, 5 p.m.
- Mon., April 13, 5 p.m.
Gain a basic understanding of vertical machine theory and operations. Learn to identify the machine controls and their functions and perform basic milling setups including tool head alignment and vise alignment. Additionally, participants will learn to calculate speeds and feeds and perform basic milling operations such as squaring the toolhead, aligning the vise, and cutting a keyseat. Basic machine maintenance and safety will be stressed throughout the course.