Introduction to CNC Programming and Operation; Mill

Course Description

Introduction to mill tool path programming using G & M code format. CNC systems and components including machine controller functions and operations. Program entry, editing, and verification. Calculation for mill cutter compensation. Precision inspection techniques. Basic mill setups, including cutting tool selection, and work holding.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
26644 DMT 84A 55 MTWR··· 08:00 AM-09:15 AM Mike Appio E24
MTWR··· 09:30 AM-12:20 PM E22

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2023-11-06 to 2023-12-15.
DMT-084A.-55: Accelerated on campus face to face class meets four days a week for six weeks beginning November 6th. This is the second of four classes available in the accelerated day program. See or call 408 864-8283 for more information.

Course Details

5 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 3
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 6
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

  • ESL D261. and ESL D265., or ESL D461. and ESL D465., or eligibility for EWRT D001A or EWRT D01AH or ESL D005.
  • Pre-algebra or equivalent (or higher), or appropriate placement beyond pre-algebra
  • DMT D080. or experience in machining processes
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