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Approx. 28 hours to complete
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Manufacturing Process ManagementComputer-Aided Design (CAD)Computer-Aided ManufacturingAutodesk Fusion 360Mechanical Engineering
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Approx. 28 hours to complete
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

7 hours to complete

Basics of 3-axis pocketing

7 hours to complete
19 videos (Total 86 min), 7 readings, 2 quizzes
19 videos
Get the software2m
Week 1 overview30s
Inserting and locating a vise8m
Modeling a body for stock9m
Setting up a CAM program and tool library5m
Identify 2D and 3D pockets6m
Creating a closed 2D pocket clearing operation9m
Creating a closed 3D adaptive clearing toolpath11m
Creating a closed pocket clearing toolpath6m
Identifying open and closed pocket geometry3m
Applying 3D clearing toolpaths to complex geometry6m
Applying adaptive clearing toolpaths to open pockets5m
Practice exercise 1 video instructions18s
Practice exercise 1 solution4m
Practice exercise 2 video instructions18s
Practice exercise 2 solution2m
Practice exercise 3 video instructions17s
Practice exercise 3 solution1m
7 readings
3-Axis Machining with Fusion 360 resources2m
About the discussion forum10m
Online learning communities and social media10m
Practice exercise 1 instructions30m
Practice exercise 2 instructions30m
Practice exercise 3 instructions30m
Week 1 challenge exercise2h
2 practice exercises
Pre-course questions30m
Week 1 quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

Understanding and Applying Adaptive Toolpaths

5 hours to complete
14 videos (Total 67 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
14 videos
Comparing a traditional vs. adaptive tool motion5m
Creating a 2D adaptive clearing toolpath9m
Creating a 3D adaptive clearing toolpath9m
Understanding rest machining10m
Rest machining with a 3D adaptive toolpath12m
3D pocket rest machining6m
3D pocket vs adaptive rest machining4m
Practice exercise 1 video instructions17s
Practice exercise 1 solution1m
Practice exercise 2 video instructions16s
Practice exercise 2 solution2m
Practice exercise 3 video instructions19s
Practice exercise 3 solution4m
5 readings
Understanding and Applying Adaptive Toolpaths resources2m
Practice exercise 1 instructions30m
Practice exercise 2 instructions30m
Practice exercise 3 instructions30m
Week 2 challenge exercise2h
1 practice exercise
Week 2 quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

6 hours to complete

Creating Fine Detail Finishing Toolpaths

6 hours to complete
20 videos (Total 135 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
20 videos
Identify thin and small features6m
Creating multiple step roughing passes11m
Roughing and finishing a closed pocket13m
Understanding and using spring passes8m
Using spring pass on a small lip7m
Using a bore toolpath with a spring pass15m
Using 3D contour and ramp toolpaths11m
Finding strengths and weaknesses in circular finishing toolpaths11m
Identifying 3D step-over for a specific tool8m
Identifying complex geometry that needs finishing3m
Creating a pencil toolpath9m
Creating a scallop toolpath11m
Reordering multiple finishing toolpaths6m
Practice exercise 1 video instructions18s
Practice exercise 1 solution1m
Practice exercise 2 video instructions19s
Practice exercise 2 solution1m
Practice exercise 3 video instructions18s
Practice exercise 3 solution4m
5 readings
Creating Fine Detail Finishing Toolpaths resources2m
Practice exercise 1 instructions30m
Practice exercise 2 instructions30m
Practice exercise 3 instructions30m
Week 3 challenge exercise2h
1 practice exercise
Week 3 quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

10 hours to complete

Creating a Complete CNC Program

10 hours to complete
16 videos (Total 67 min), 5 readings, 3 quizzes
16 videos
Completing a process plan for milling12m
Reviewing a tool library2m
Create or edit a milling setup3m
Face and counterbore the mounting boss9m
Creating a circular pattern of a toolpath5m
Creating Chamfer Toolpaths9m
Drilling and tapping6m
Export G code for the entire part6m
Create a setup sheet6m
Practice exercise 1 video instructions15s
Practice exercise 1 solution1m
Practice exercise 2 video instructions17s
Practice exercise 2 solution2m
Practice exercise 3 video instructions16s
Practice exercise 3 solution1m
5 readings
Creating a Complete CNC Program resources2m
Practice exercise 1 instructions30m
Practice exercise 2 instructions30m
Practice exercise 3 instructions30m
Week 4 challenge exercise2h
2 practice exercises
Week 4 quiz30m
Course assessment30m

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