MAC257 Wire EDM Programming

This course covers how to create a G language program (G-code) for a Computer Numerical Controlled wire Electrical Discharge Machine (CNC wire EDM Machine) using Computer-aided Design and Computer-aided Manufacturing (CAD/CAM) software.
Date:
2017
Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Institution:
Community College of Denver
Project Name:
CHAMP-Colorado Helps Advanced Manufacturing Programs
TAACCCT Round:
3
Subjects:
MAC257, EDM, Electrical Discharge Machine, machining, G-code, CNC wire, Community College of Denver, CCD, CHAMP, Colorado, Advanced Manufacturing, CCCS, Colorado Community College System, TAACCCT

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
CHAMP Advisory industry members reviewed course competencies and curriculum
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing -- Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing (3327)
Occupation:
Production Occupations -- Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic (51-4035)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Technology Education/Industrial Arts (21)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Credential
  • Stacked/Latticed Credential Model
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
Language:
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers
Course Note:
Machining Technology, Manufacturing Machining, CNC Machining
SkillsCommons' Material Reused:
https://www.skillscommons.org/handle/taaccct/8539

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  • Non Flickering Content

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
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