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Metal Cutting Fundamentals (workbook)

Course Number: 164

The Metal Cutting Fundamentals workbook covers Ferrous and nonferrous metals; Identifying types of steels; Characteristics of metals and cutting techniques; Harig Speed and Feed Calculator.

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Chapter 1: Metal Cutting Fundamentals

Topics: Ferrous and Nonferrous Metals; Identifying Steels; The SAE and AISI Coding Systems; Color Coding; Spark Test; Characteristics of Metals; Changing the Hardness of a Metal; Testing for Hardness; Heat Treatment of Metals; Cutting Tools; Machinability of the Metal; Type of Tool Material; Cutting Fluids; How to Apply Cutting Fluids; Speeds and Feeds; How to Use the Harig Speed and Feed Calculator; Finding Speeds; Finding Feeds; Depth of Cut

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