MAC 241 CAD/CAM 2D Lab

This course cartridge for MAC241 CAD/CAM 2D Lab Requires students to produce a variety of lab exercises on robotic machinery in conjunction with MAG 240. Aspects of toolpaths for contour, drill and pocket will be covered. Chaining geometry, setting parameters, and managing cutter compensations will be addressed in both multi-tool programs and remachining operations. Coursework will primarily focus on 2D geometry projects.
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Pikes Peak Community College
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CHAMP-Colorado Helps Advanced Manufacturing Programs
MAC241, CAD/CAM, machining, machine technology, tool path models, NC codes, 2-Axis machining, 3-Axis machining, lathe programming, DNC systems, wire frame, surface modeling CNC manufacturing

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)
Production Occupations -- Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic (51-4081)

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Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Credential
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  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
English (United States)
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Mix of Active and Presentation.
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Course Note:
Machining Technology, Manufacturing Machining, CNC Machining, CAD/CAM


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