Workshop Technology OR Machine Shop Theory

person icon J Aatish Rao

Workshop Technology OR Machine Shop Theory

Learn about Metal cutting,Lathe Machine,Shaper,Planer,Slotter,Drilling Machine and Milling machine in a concise way.

updated on icon Updated on Sep, 2023

language icon Language - English

person icon J Aatish Rao

architecture icon Teaching & Academics,Engineering,Mechanical Engineering


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Course Description

A mechanical engineering undergraduate and graduate always tend to skip learning about Machine Shop. However this subject is as much crucial as Thermodynamics,Strength of Material,Fluid Mechanics and other important subjects.

The purpose of this course is to take a novice, a person with no Machine Shop or Workshop experience, and within duration of this course teach them about various Machine tools as such Lathe Machine,Shaper,Planer,Slotter,Drilling Machine and Milling machine in a concise way. 


What will you learn in this course:

  • Metal cutting mechanism - Chip formation,Types of cutting tool,Tool signature,Cutting tool nomenclature
  • Lathe Machine - Types,Construction,Accessories and attachments,Specification,Mechanism,Operations,Taper turning,Drilling on lathe,Cutting speed and Feed
  • Drilling Machine - Construction,Types,Twist drill geometry,Operations and Mechanism,Specification,Cutting speed and Feed
  • Shaper - Working principle,Construction,Types,Mechanism,Operations
  • Planer - Types and working principle
  • Slotter Machine - Construction,Operations
  • Milling Machine - Working principle,Milling methods,Milling cutters,Types,Specification,Operations,Indexing and dividing head.


What are the prerequisites for this course?

  • Just a keen and curious mind.
Workshop Technology OR Machine Shop Theory


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

1 Lectures
  • play icon Scope of the course 09:40 09:40
Metal Cutting
7 Lectures
Lathe Machine
8 Lectures
Drilling Machine
7 Lectures
5 Lectures
3 Lectures
Slotter Machine
2 Lectures
Milling Machine
7 Lectures

Instructor Details

J Aatish Rao

J Aatish Rao

Mechanical engineering professional

A dynamic team spirited mechanical engineering professional having 8+ years of industrial exposure. "Conducting workshops & engaging in teaching activities is the key ingredients of life".

Certified to provide training on various software,science & engineering related topics.

AutoDesk Certified Professional,AutoDesk Fusion Certified user, ClearFit Certified Team Leader, Industrial Consultant and a keen enthusiast of stargazing.

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