This course is approved by the Kansas Board of Regents for guaranteed transfer among all Kansas Regents public postsecondary institutions. Additional courses may also be eligible for transfer. Please visit a JCCC counselor or the JCCC Registrar's office, and the Transfer Kansas portal to learn more.
MFAB 128 Basic Machine Tool Technology (3 Hours)
This course provides instruction in the operation of metal cutting machinery, which includes practice in the safe operation of a lathe, vertical mill and precision grinders. Layout equipment, measuring tools, gauges, hand tools, drilling machine, bench grinder, power saws and heat-treating equipment will also be presented. Machine tool safety, shop math and trigonometry will be emphasized throughout the course.