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MTT 100 Measurement for Machinists (3 credits)
Measurement for Machinists will teach the skills necessary to accurately measure parts and fixtures for the manufacturing industry. Skills will focus on micrometers, calipers, CMM, optical comparators and various other measurement tools.

Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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MTT 101 Introduction to Machine Shop (3 credits)
Introduces safety procedures, use of bench tools, layout tools, power saws, drill presses, precision measurement tools, rotary tables and indexing devices, lathe and mill cutting tools and tool holding, work holding and machining applications as well as the various hand tools related to the machine shop.

Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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MTT 105 Machine Shop I (3 credits)
This course introduces basic machine shop skills which include lathe operation, mill operation, metal removal speeds and feeds, precision measuring techniques, layout methods, band saw and drill press operations, and exposure to the science of heat-treating of metals. Shop safety and etiquette will be stressed.

Prerequisite: Must be taking MTT 106. Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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MTT 106 Machine Shop Practice I (2 credits)
Expands the student's manual skills by putting into practice the theories, and user skills introduced in MTT 105. The emphasis will be geared to a more practical, hands-on experience through the use of lathes, layout techniques, vertical and horizontal band saws, measuring instruments and vertical mill work. Shop safety and cleanup are always stressed.

Prerequisite: Must be taking MTT 105 Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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MTT 110 Machine Shop II (3 credits)
Expands skills introduced in MTT 105 to an intermediate level and introduces further skills which include advanced manual milling, advanced manual turning, drill sharpening, speed feeds, grinding and some production methods.

Prerequisite: Must have completed MTT 105 and MTT 106 and be taking MTT 111. Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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MTT 111 Machine Shop Practice II (2 credits)
Further develops student's manual skills by putting into practice the theories and user skills introduced in MTT 110. The emphasis will be a more practical, hands-on experience through the use of advanced manual mill work, layout techniques, vertical and horizontal band saws, grinding, measuring instruments and advanced manual turning. Shop safety and cleanup are always stressed.

Prerequisite: Must have completed MTT 105 and MTT 106 and be taking MTT 110. Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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