This class is no longer offered as of Fall 2019.
This course addresses mechanical fundamentals for students in the millwright and mechanical trades. Topics include safety, safe working loads for ropes and cables, structural materials/applications, types/applications of lubricants, bearings, belts, chains, sprockets, sheaves, fasteners, conveyor systems, cranes, and power lifts. Projects apply plant layout and material handling methods, manufacturing sequencing, line balancing, flow requirements, workstation layout, ergonomic and space requirements. This course contains material previously taught in MTT 140.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6