IIT Guwahati Manufacturing Technology-II Syllabus
ME 312. Manufacturing Technology – II (3-0-0-6)
Metal Cutting: Mechanics, tools (material, temperature, wear, and life considerations), geometry and chip formation; surface finish and machinability; optimization; Machine tool: Generation and machining principles; Setting and Operations on machines: lathe, milling (including indexing), shaping, slotting, planing, drilling, boring, broaching, grinding (cylindrical, surface, centreless), thread rolling and gear cutting machines; Tooling: Jigs and fixtures, principles of location and clamping; Batch production: CNC machines; Finishing: Microfinishing (honing, lapping, superfinishing); Unconventional methods: electro-chemical, electro-discharge, ultrasonic, LASER, electron beam, water jet machining etc.; Rapid prototyping and rapid tooling.
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