1 hr. 10 min.

Plan and set up work

Module overview

Planning and setting up drawings and applying procedural concepts is essential for a successful operation. Planning and setting up includes analyzing supplied drawings, determining order of operations, and optimizing those operations.

After completing this section, you will be able to:

  • Analyze drawings and select an appropriate manufacturing process.
  • Perform stock selection.
  • Design a fixturing method, ensure collision avoidance, and evaluate cutting forces.
  • Perform CAM setup.

Module downloads

These downloadable resources will be used to complete units in this module:

Module outline

  • Analyze drawings