The interactive learning programme „Metal Removal 7“ describesthe basic
terminology of metal removal using machine toolsand covers cutting tools, cutting
tool materials and the metalremoval process.
The basic terminology for metal removal using machine tools is explained. The distinguishing
characteristics of cutting tools are described. The requirements of cutting tool
materials are explained and overviewsof the various cutting tool materials and indexable
inserts are presented. Clamping devices for tools and workpieces are presented,
along with variouscutting fluids. The execution of metal removal is clarified by
means of workingtechniques, results and procedures. The Course Objectives aids in
the retention of learned material.
A test of the course objectives supports the remembering of the topics.
Processing time: approx. 3,2 hours (total)