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Machining Tooling

Industrial Maintenance & Technology


Course Length

8 Hours

Max Attendees


Course Description

Provides an introduction to machine tooling. Different types of tools for lathes and mills are discussed and their uses. Indexable insert nomenclature is also discussed.

Course Objectives

  1. Tool types
    • Lathe tooling
    • Mill tooling
  2. Calculating machine feed rates and spindle speeds
  3. Tooling Dictionary
  4. Tooling Nomenclature
  5. Principles of Turning
  6. Principles of Milling
  7. Principles of Threading
  8. Analyzing Tool Life and Insert Failure