JFX301 - Jig and Fixture Design

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Subject Title
Jig and Fixture Design

Subject Description
This course will cover the design of drill jigs, milling fixtures, numerical control fixture and welding fixtures.  Each student will be required to use CAD software to design production tooling that would be used in the manufacturing of a variety of everyday items. 

Credit Status
Full credit status towards a college program

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Solve forces in equilibrium (FBD and force-moment equations).

2. Solve practical problems related to design of production jigs and fixture.

3. Design simple and efficient production jigs and fixture.

4. Modify and improve jigs and fixtures for new requirements.

5. Design holding devices using a CAD (SolidWorks) software.

 


 


 

Essential Employability Skills
Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

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