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Shop Math IV

November 10, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This course is designed to develop an advanced working knowledge of charts, formulas, and calculations used in the metalworking practice. The student will apply these skills through hands-on labs and exercises using blue prints, project sheets and examples found in The Machinery’s Handbook.

Course Objectives:
Students will learn  to apply algebraic equations, geometry, and trigonometric formulas in the shop environment. Locate formulas and charts in the machinery’s handbook applicable to the machining trades. Explore and define the use of these charts and formulas. Exemplify problem solving skills in the various workshops provided and apply these methods and techniques to the machine shop environment.

Course Outline:
Review of Algebraic equations, Principals of geometry, Principals of trigonometry
Calculations of area of select figures: Polygons, Circular segments, triangles, Diameters of circles and sides of squares of equal area, Squares and hexagons
Weight calculations of materials- Ferrous and Non-ferrous
Angles, tapers, Dovetails
Measurement over rolls, Sine bar constants, Bolt circles, Standard tapers
Speeds and feeds calculations: Turning and Milling

Prerequisite: It is recommended to take Shop Math I , Shop Math II & Shop Math IV

Session Details:
36 Hours
This class will run on  Tuesday & Thursday 6 – 9 pm

Required Books:
Machinery Handbook 29 e Toolbox Edition
Mathematics for Machine Technology 6e ( from previous math courses)

Date: 11/10-12/15
Sessions: 10 sessions
Times: 6 – 9 pm T & TH
Location: 320 Busser Rd, 2nd floor Emigsville PA
Cost (member): $500
Cost (non-member):$750


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November 10, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm