Machine Tools

Mechanical Engineering
4 ECTS; 3º Ano, 2º Semestre, 30,0 PL + 30,0 TP + 4,0 OT

- Bruno Miguel Santana Chaparro
- Jorge Manuel Afonso Antunes

Not applicable.


1. Introduction
2. Cutting
3. Tool geometry
4. Cutting fluids
5. Cutting tool materials
6. Cutting parameters
7. CNC

Evaluation Methodology
Assessment includes a written test.

- Walsh, R. (2001). Handbook of Machinig and Metalworking Calculations. New York: McGRAW-HILL
- Gerling, H. (1960). Alrededor de las Máquinas-herramientas. México: Reverté
- Casillas, A. (1981). Formulário técnico. (Vol. 1). Brasil: Mestre Jou

Method of interaction
Lectures, Turorials and laboratory work.

Software used in class
CATIA V5 - CAM module (Milling and Lathe)