Course detail

Operation of Machine Tools

FSI-GPS-KAcad. year: 2019/2020

Learning outcomes of the course unit The course is aimed at gaining knowledge of machine tool operation. In the course, students will learn the basic elements for machine tool operation (machine components, machine control system, tool setting, workpiece alignment) including program preparation for machining with subsequent production of test workpiece.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Course graduates will learn the methods of working with CNC machine tools.

Prerequisites

Prerequisites and co-requisites Basic knowledge of machine tool construction and knowledge of engineering technology.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Marek J., et al. Konstrukce CNC obráběcích strojů IV. MM publishing, s.r.o., 2018. s. 352-364. ISBN: 978-80-906310-8-3.
Marek J, Novotný L, Smolík J, Blecha P, Březina T, Mrkvica I, Sulitka M, et al. (2010). Konstrukce CNC obráběcích strojů (MM Speciál., p. 420). Praha: MM publishing, s.r. o.
Stulpa M. (2014). CNC Programování obráběcích strojů. GRADA. ISBN: 978-80-247-5269-3.
Stulpa M. (2014). CNC Programování obráběcích strojů. GRADA. ISBN: 978-80-247-5269-3.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught in the form of exercises in laboratories, which are focused on practical work with machine tools. As far as possible, lectures by practitioners and excursions to companies dealing with the content-related activities will be organized for students.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

The course is taught in the form of exercises in CNC machine tools accompanied by partial lectures. Exercise is completed by graded credit. 100% attendance and semester project is required for its acquisition.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

Learning outcomes of the course unit The aim of the course is to master basic operations with machine tools. Teaching will be directed to a CNC turning center and a three-axis CNC vertical milling machining center with Siemens Sinumerik control systems.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Laboratory exercise: 13 x 3 hrs.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme M2I-K Master's

    branch M-VSR , 1. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit

 

Laboratory exercise

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

1. Milling and turning machining centers
2. Tooling and tool setting
3. Preparation of the workpiece and adjustment in the machine - milling machine
4. Preparation of the workpiece and adjustment in the machine - lathe
5. Siemens Sinumerik - basic operations
6. Fundamentals of programming in Siemens Sinumerik
7. Technological parameters and technological procedures
8. Processing of CNC program according to assignment for milling operations
9. Processing of CNC program according to assignment for turning operations
10. Production of the test piece according to the specification
11. Production of the test piece according to the specification
12. Production of test part according to specification
13. Presentation of results

Controlled Self-study

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

Syllabus

1. Milling and turning machining centers
2. Tooling and tool setting
3. Preparation of the workpiece and adjustment in the machine - milling machine
4. Preparation of the workpiece and adjustment in the machine - lathe
5. Siemens Sinumerik - basic operations
6. Fundamentals of programming in Siemens Sinumerik
7. Technological parameters and technological procedures
8. Processing of CNC program according to assignment for milling operations
9. Processing of CNC program according to assignment for turning operations
10. Production of the test piece according to the specification
11. Production of the test piece according to the specification
12. Production of test part according to specification
13. Presentation of results