2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Dec 08, 2023  
2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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FMM 141B - Mechanical Systems I

Credits: 4
Covered topics include the installation, use, maintenance, and troubleshooting of mechanical drive components. The systems are divided into five levels, and each level is further divided into specific topics which deal with the components encountered in the industry. The learning is based on practical, hands-on tasks.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Describe basic mechanical drive systems.
  2. Compare belts, chains, and gear drives.
  3. Demonstrate the use of couplings and shaft alignment.
  4. Analyze bearings and linear bearings.
  5. Analyze gaskets, seals, ball screws, clutches, and brakes.
  6. Evaluate laser alignment, lubrication, and vibration analysis.

Prerequisite: None

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