LengthCMMLev2

10 weeks
1 session per week
4 hours per session
40 total hours


Audience

This course has been created for machinists and inspectors who want to expand their CMM skill set by participating in a work group environment.


Recommended Prerequisites

Recommended Prerequisites
Participants should have some familiarity with a computer, a CMM, Blueprint Reading, Basic Shop Math and GD&T. They should be employed in a machine shop environment where machined parts are inspected.

Students are encouraged to bring in parts, solid models or blueprints for use in lesson projects.


Topic

(This outline is intended to be a guide for the course and is subject to change without notice at the discretion of the instructor)

Skills learned in Level 1 will be challenged and reinforced by programming the inspection of more complicated parts.

  • Students will upgrade from PCDMIS CAD to PCDMIS CAD++.
  • The CMM used for the class will have full 5 axis programmable capabilities.
  • Parts used for class will be more complicated.
  • All possible alignment strategies will be exercised.
  • In depth customizing of reports.
  • Full 5 axis programming as opposed to 3 axis programming with 5 axis manual articulation.
  • Use of looping and subprograms.
  • Reverse engineering of complicated parts.
  • Students are encouraged to bring in parts from their work to better customize their individual experience.

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