For Introductory courses in Industrial Mechanics, Industrial Maintenance, and General Industrial Technology.
This broadly based text addresses a full range of technologies in mechanical maintenance. With this easy-to-understand introduction students will become familiar with technician work relative to manufacturing and service industry equipment outside of the automotive area. Designed for students with little or no previous exposure to general mechanical technology, the text addresses topics ranging from an introduction to machinery and mechanical systems to shop safety, basic rigging, bushings and bearings and interpreting engineering drawings.
Table of Contents :
1. Introduction to Machinery and Mechanical Systems.
2. Industrial Safety and Basic Rigging.
3. Shop Mathematics.
4. Hand Tools.
5. Measuring Tools.
6. Mechanical Hardware.
7. Power Tools.
8. Machine Tools and Basic Machining Practice.
9. Working on Machinery and Mechanical Systems.
10. Bushings and Bearings.
11. Pipe, Tube, Hose, Valves, and Pressure Vessels.
12. Fluid Power: Hydraulics and Pneumatics.
13. Lubricants and Lubrication Systems.
14. Soldering, Welding, and Flame Cutting Processes.
15. Electricity, Electrical Systems, and Electrical Measurements.
16. Related Skills for Maintenance Technicians.