ME 410 – Metal Cutting (3 0 3) 5 ECTS

Metal cutting theory; basic orthogonal cutting mechanics, measurement of tool forces, Ernst and Merchant Theory, friction, tool life and tool wear, cutting economics, cutting fluids and their effects on cutting, cutting tool temperature and calculations, cutting force, power, machining time calculations and machining parameters-cutting velocity, feedrate, depth of cut in turning, drilling boring, shaping, planing, milling operations.