Catalog 2016-2017 
    Dec 10, 2018  
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENGT 253 Machine Design Graphics

4 credits
Introduction to machine design graphics with emphasis on techniques necessary to graphically solve linkage, cam, belt drive, chain drive, and gearing problems. Includes fundamental kinematics.

Prerequisites: ENGT 211 , ENGT 226 , and ENGT 291  

Corequisites: ENGT 251  and ENGT 255  

Quarters Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Interpret, and document kinematic diagrams and systems
  • Apply the four common types of motion:  Linear, Reciprocal, Rotary and Oscillating
  • Reverse-Engineer simple and complex linkages
  • Identify and specify different types of cams and followers
  • Suggest and document design improvement(s) to existing product