Welding Manufacturing Technology

WELD 1125 - CNC Plasma Cutting

Credits: 2

Course Description:

This course provides students with a technical understanding of what Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Plasma Arc Cutting (PAC) is. They will be introduced to plasma cutting, including the history of plasma and PAC safety. Students will also receive hands-on instruction with a CNC cutting table and related hardware and software. The course will cover creating and manipulating tool paths and G-code programming. The students will create their own, instructor guided, project using Torchmate Computer Aided Design (CAD) and develop the G-code program to cut their project on the plasma table.

Prerequisite(s):

WELD1124

Lec/Lab/OJT:

1/1/0

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