Module Three – Manufacturing Processes & Production

Mechanical Principles

  • Mechanisms Concepts
  • Force Measurement
  • Torque and Moments
  • Levers and Mechanical Advantage

Mechanical Linkages

  • Friction
  • Inclined Planes
  • Linkages
  • Cams
  • Turnbuckles

Machining Processes

  • Introduction to Manufacturing Processes
  • Selecting a Stock
  • The Parts of the Band Saw
  • Band Saw Safety

Machine Tooling

  • Basic Layout
  • Drill Press Safety
  • Drill Press Tooling
  • Drilling Holes
Machine Operations

  • Reaming
  • Countersinking
  • Counter boring
  • Tapping and Chamfering

Equipment Procedures

  • Machine Setup and Operation
  • Machine Malfunctions
  • Machine Troubleshooting

Production Planning and Workflow

  • Production Planning
  • Production Documents
  • Cost Estimating
  • Productivity

Production Control

  • Scheduling
  • Inventory Management
  • Production Effectiveness
  • Packaging and Shipping