Tool Design

Tool Design
Designing special tooling for manufacturing processes using solids-modeling design systems.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 3.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesMFG 230 & MFG 331
 NoteAs a prerequisite, MFG 331 can be taken concurrently. Contact instructor.
 TaughtFall, Spring Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining MFG 431
Course Outcomes

Design Process

Students will utilize past and additional instruction on the Design Process to solve manufacturing problems related to tooling.

Design of Tooling

Students will understand and be able to apply correct principles when design tooling for a variety of processes, such as gages, fixtures, jigs, punch and die, and injection molds.

Cost Analysis

Students will understand and apply correct principles related to cost analysis and estimation when designing tooling for manufacturing.